Issue 314


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Home on the Grange!

A 26-year project to fill another major gap in the UK heritage steam fleet portfolio will reach its conclusion with the first public steaming of new-build GWR 4-6-0 No. 6880 Betton Grange and its subsequent running-in trials, planned to take place on the Battlefield Line, writes Robin Jones in an exclusive report.

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Panning: Life in a faster lane

When photographing trains at speed, generally we want that image frozen and pin-sharp, but with panning the train itself must be sharp and the foreground and background blurred. John Titlow explains how in words and pictures.

A heritage museum for the digital age

Embracing change is integral to preserving the past, as Sally Clifford found out during a visit to the Vintage Carriages Trust’s Carriage Works Museum at Ingrow on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, and reports in words and pictures.

Eyes on the future at The Last Hurrah

The GCR’s Last Hurrah gala drew its 50th anniversary celebrations to a close. Owen Hayward sat down with the line’s general manage Malcom Holmes to talk about what the future might hold, such as double track to Leicester North.

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