22 April 2014
An experienced project manager – who also used to control trains running from Hampshire and Surrey into London's busy Waterloo station – has started work on helping the Swanage Railway deliver an historic trial train service to Wareham.
20 March 2014.
The Steam Dreams revival of BR’s Sunday Luncheon’s finally gets under way on Sunday, April 13 when rebuilt Bulleid Pacific 34046 West Country Braunton pulls out of London’s Paddington en route to Stratford-on-Avon much as Merchant Navy Pacific Clan Line did back in 1985 when David Ward ran the BR luncheons from Marylebone.
20 March 2014.
A rail taskforce pulling together a dozen national and regional organisations has been established, marking the launch of a high-level study that aims to protect a key rail link between Devon and Cornwall against extreme weather.
18 March 2014.
Hot on the heels of TV presenter James May having made the first part of new-build Gresley P2 2-8-2 No. 2007 Prince of Wales in Darlington Locomotive Works on Thursday, February 20 – as exclusively reported in Heritage Railway issue 187 – a nationwide fundraising initiative kicked off in London at the Landmark Hotel on March 8.
17 February 2014.
The culmination of high tides, gale force winds and heavy rain, witnessed over the past 10 days at Seaton, has now claimed another casualty.
13 February 2014.
Only a couple more days to book your last guaranteed chance to get close to the six A4s without the crowds – the Great Goodbye Gala Dinner at Locomotion; the National Railway Museum at Shildon on Friday, February 21.
Current Issue: Apr 10, 2014
♦ Spring gala bumper 116 page special
♦ West Coast giants Mid-Norfolk stunner
♦ Win G/WR festival tickets
♦ Gresley returns steam to Dawlish sea wall
♦ Gloucestershire Warwickshire: back from the brink
♦ Great Central bridge deck work begins
• Next issue on sale: May 8, 2014