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.
11 February 2014.
One of the two bidders for the freehold of West Somerset Railway, has issued a statement saying that only it has the statutory powers to run trains over the line.
10 February 2014.
The project to build Britain’s most powerful steam locomotive, No. 2007 Prince of Wales, is delighted to announce that the first major milestone in the building of the locomotive, the procurement of the engine’s frames, is now confirmed with an order placed with Tata Steel, a significant partner in the project.
10 February 2014.
While the mainline railway artery to the West Country was destroyed at Dawlish in a massive storm last week, there has been some good local rail news as the steam-operated South Devon Railway (SDR) managed to reinstate its own tracks on the afternoon (Thursday, February 6), six weeks after a serious 500-ton landslip completely blocked the railway at Christmas.
28 January 2014.
The National Railway Museum has announced that restoration work to return the world’s most famous locomotive Flying Scotsman to steam will continue, after a milestone moment in the project has been safely passed.
Current Issue: Feb 13, 2014
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♦ North Yorkshire Moors Railway - where to next?
♦ B1 Main Line debut ♦ US big boy moves out
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