Issue 304


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Rail 150 cavalcade: My ringside seat!

The planned celebration for the bicentenary of the Stockton & Darlington Railway in 2025 looks set to be one of the biggest events in the history of the heritage sector. John Titlow attended its landmark predecessor, the Rail 150th anniversary exhibition and steam cavalcade in August 1975, and captured all the action on camera in comfort from an exclusive viewpoint in a friendly farmer’s field.

Castle centenary line-up a Didcot sell-out success!

The first four-locomotive line-up event of the year to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Charles Collett’s Castle class fittingly took place on GWR territory on Saturday, March 4 at Didcot Railway Centre, reports Owen Hayward.

Rise of the Urie locomotives

With T3 4-4-0 No. 563 taking the spotlight recently, Owen Hayward paid a visit to Ropley to look at another LSWR class that may have passed some people by – but promises to be something just as equally enticing.

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Headline News

A3’s first all-female crew marks International Women’s Day; Edinburgh visit marks Flying Scotsman’s official 100th anniversary; Scotsman stamps are the last to bear HM The Queen’s profile; and lots more.

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