Tag: East Sussex

East Sussex railway makes investment towards steam locomotive restoration

The 4253 Locomotive Compan has welcomed the announcement that the Rother Valley…

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Southeastern offers leave for staff who become kinship carers

Southeastern is the first train operator to offer leave to kinship carers…

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Kent heritage railway’s gala a big success

The Kent and East Sussex Railway saw its highest post-pandemic gala visitor…

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Volunteers help to restore Kent heritage railway

They carried out improvements to a station master's house and cleaned train…

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GB Railfreight names Class 73 loco in tribute to Kent & East Sussex Railway’s half-century

Class 73 locomotive 73128 is named 'Kent & East Sussex Railway: 50…

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Steam locomotive 31806 set for Kent visit

The final two visiting locomotives have been announced

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Kent railway reintroduces Elm Trees to the British countryside

The Kent & East Sussex Railway is reintroducing Elm trees to the…

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Hampshire’s Watercress Line hosts Southern Six heritage railway meeting

The Watercress Line - Hampshire’s only standard gauge heritage railway - hosted…

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Kent heritage railway to celebrate 50th anniversary with first Diesel Gala in 14 years

To celebrate the Kent & East Sussex Railway’s 50th anniversary, this weekend…

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Endangered bird disrupts East Sussex trains

A Herring Gull was rescued from Brighton station but meant the power…

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