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Poseidon

Locomotive Poseidon revealed in new livery after overhaul

The North Bay Railway, in Scarborough, has unveiled locomotive Poseidon in her new livery after her overhaul was completed. Poseidon has been restored to full...
Santa Express

Santa Specials return to the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway for 2018

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway will be welcoming back Santa in 2018 as the railway is transformed into a winter wonderland. Santa's Grotto will be...
Lyn and Garratt 143

Steam locomotive Lyn arrives at the Welsh Highland Railway

The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways have announced that steam locomotive Lyn has arrived at Dinas ahead of SuperPower 2018. Lyn is set to be...
Lower path improvements at the Groudle Glen Railway

Footpath upgrades at the Groudle Glen Railway

The Groudle Glen Railway have announced that the lower footpath from the beach carpark has been upgraded. Groudle Glen has common complaints from visitors about...
Whillan Beck

Christmas Stalls at 2018’s Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway Santa Specials

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that they will be running a Christmas Market alongside their Santa Specials for 2018. The Christmas Market will...
Corris Railway Model Railway Exhibition

Increase in visitors to Corris Railway Model Railway Exhibition

The Corris Railway held their Model Railway Exhibition over the August Bank Holiday and saw an increase in visitors over previous years. 520 visitors made...
Peppa Pig to visit the Great Central Railway

Peppa Pig set to return to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that Peppa Pig will be returning to the line for her second visit of the year. Making appearances...
Hunslet 303

Steam locomotive No.303 proves popular with Apedale Valley passengers

The Apedale Valley Light Railway has announced that the bank holiday visitors were drawn to newly restored steam locomotive No.303. Unfortunately, the bank holiday weather...
Wren to visit the Hollycombe museum this weekend

Steam locomotive visits Hollycombe this weekend!

Hollycombe has announced that a Wren 2ft steam locomotive will be visiting them over the weekend. 'Wren' is visiting from the Vale of Rheidol Railway,...
Ruislip Lido Railway

Train services at the Ruislip Lido Railway this Thursday

The Ruislip Lido Railway, in London, has announced that all train services will be cancelled at the railway on the 30th August 2018. The unfortunate news...
Lynton and Barnstaple Railway

Can you help the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway at their upcoming...

The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway have announced that they are looking for volunteers to help them over their upcoming gala weekend. The Autumn Gala is...
Corris Railway Falcon project

Corris Railway to auction off first seat behind steam locomotive No.10

The Corris Railway has announced that they are auctioning a seat to travel on the first train hauled by its next steam locomotive when...
No. 2 heading for Snowdon

Swiss steam train makes 900 mile trip to Wales

A Swiss steam locomotive has made a 900-mile long journey to North Wales this week. This offers visitors to the Snowdon Mountain Railway free rides...
Holy War

Steam locomotive ‘Holy War’ withdrawn from service at the Bala Lake...

The Bala Lake Railway have announced that steam locomotive 'Holy War' has been withdrawn from service. The locomotive has been withdrawn as her 10-year boiler...
Swiss locomotive coming to Wales

Swiss steam locomotive prepares for visit to the Snowdon Mountain Railway

The Swiss steam locomotive that will be visiting the Snowdon Mountain Railway is preparing to make the long journey to North Wales. This unique event...
Linda and Blanche ready for departure on the Ffestiniog Railway

5 steam locomotives in action this Bank Holiday Weekend at the...

The Ffestiniog Railway has announced that 5 steam locomotives will be in action and will be hauling steam trains between Porthmadog and Blaenau Ffestiniog...
Superb

Welshpool & Llanfair to welcome back steam locomotive ‘Superb’ for their...

The Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway has announced that steam locomotive 'Superb' will be making a return to the railway for their Steam Gala. The locomotive...
Talyllyn Railway Race The Train

Steam locomotives No.3 and 4 take part in Talyllyn’s Race The...

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that steam locomotives No.3 Sir Haydn and No.4 Edward Thomas have taken part in the 35th annual Tywyn Rotary...