16 December 2014
Classic steam and diesel locomotives – together with a nostalgic freight train – will be running through the Isle of Purbeck countryside thanks to a special 'Winter Warm Up' mini-gala day being staged as the perfect way to blow out the Christmas cobwebs.
15 December 2014
The North Yorkshire Moors Railway has taken the top honours in the 2014 Heritage Railway Association awards.
5 December 2014
LNER B1 Mayflower is to make its official main line passenger-carrying comeback on Steam Dreams’ ‘Cathedrals Express’ on February 14 (Valentine’s Day). However, you could take a trip behind the LNER apple-green classic through East Anglia three days before – exclusively with Heritage Railway!
- Second chance for Fakenham's railway
- Volunteers to run 44 fundraising festive Santa Special steam trains
- Crossrail uncovers Brunel’s railway heritage
- Autumnal photos wanted
- New Ffestiniog carriage financed by £100k will
- The Great Western comes to NYMR autumn gala
- Professor Stephen Hawking travels on the West Somerset Railway
- Visitors make tracks to Severn Valley Autumn Steam Gala
28 February 2014
Welcome to episode three of the official Heritage Railway magazine podcast. In this episode, Alex Lewczuk speaks to Geoff Thompson, Brian Sharpe and Robin Jones about the hype surrounding the Great Goodbye at Locomotion - The National Railway Museum at Shildon. Plus an EXCLUSIVE interview with Tim Godfrey, grandson of the one and only Sir Nigel Gresley!
2 January 2014
KNOCKED back senseless! That was Bluebell Railway Preservation Society chairman Roy Watts’ reaction when it was announced that his line has been named Ian Allan Railway of the Decade following the opening of its extension to East Grinstead.
Other Feature Articles
17 January 2013
Two years of meticulous planning finally bore fruit on Sunday, January 13 when a complete Victorian teak train was hauled by Metropolitan Railway E class 0-4-4T No. 1 from Kensington Olympia to Moorgate. The seven-and-a-half-mile trip exclusively carrying VIP guests was the first of a series of groundbreaking public steam trips through the London Underground tunnels, marking the 150th anniversary of the world’s first tube network, as Robin Jones reports, in the second part of a feature which began in Heritage Railway issue 172, on sale on January 17.
Current Issue: Dec 18, 2014
Complete Xmas & New Year Event Guide
Now all-new bridge to link Great Centrals
Steel, Steam & Stars IV: the complete line up!
Prairie marks comeback with real freight!
Farewell to lensman Michael Mensing
• Next issue on sale: January 15, 2015