Tag: Swanage

Steam locomotive 31806 set for Kent visit

The final two visiting locomotives have been announced

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Investigation underway after locomotive derails at heritage railway

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has begun an investigation into a derailment…

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Dorset heritage railway to welcome nine diesel locos to annual gala and beer festival

Dorset's Swanage Railway's annual Diesel Gala will feature nine classic diesel locomotives,…

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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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Volunteers look to restore steam locomotive in time for 130th birthday

Swanage Railway volunteers are raising funds to restore London and South Western…

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Swanage Railway to celebrate its heritage with a Victorian Weekend

An intensive steam train service will operator throughout the weekend

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Swanage Railway withdraws plans for Wareham train service

The Swanage Railway has withdrawn its plans for a train service to…

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Restoration of steam locomotive 563 rewarded with two national awards

Two Swanage Railway volunteers won national awards for the restoration of T3…

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Chance to go behind the scenes at the Swanage Railway

The Swanage Railway is to hold an open weekend when the public…

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Swanage Railway to host ‘Winter Warm Up’ steam and diesel weekend

This coming weekend, the Swanage Railway will host a ‘Winter Warm Up’…

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