Heritage

Plans approved for National Railway Museum’s Central Hall

Plans have been approved for the National Railway Museum’s new building called Central Hall, which will transform this major attraction…

1 week ago

Severn Valley Railway announces famous ‘Five’ as first guest for Autumn Steam Gala

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that the first guest locomotive for its Autumn Steam Gala will be LMS Stanier…

1 week ago

Frinton station roof and canopies restored with help from Railway Heritage Trust

Frinton-on-Sea rail station has received a makeover thanks to restoration work carried out by Greater Anglia. The train operator has…

2 weeks ago

Historic lightboxes restored at Earl’s Court station

TfL has restored four train destination lightboxes from 1905, connecting them to a brand-new signalling system. The lightboxes are now…

3 weeks ago

Forth Bridge Experience receives planning approval

The Forth Bridge Experience took a step forward today on Wednesday 29 June when planning permission was approved by City…

1 month ago

North Norfolk Railway Tracks Back to the Sixties

The North Norfolk Railway is to host a Sixties Weekend on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 July recalling the atmosphere…

2 months ago

New exhibition building at Locomotion gets green light as plans approved

Plans for a new exhibition building at Locomotion, Shildon have been approved by Durham County Council, marking a key milestone…

2 months ago

Heritage Diesel Gala returns to The Watercress Line

A weekend of heritage diesel traction is planned at The Watercress Line next month with the return of the popular…

2 months ago

Cleaning Britain’s Greatest Treasures

The National Railway Museum is set to feature in a new TV series produced by Whitworth Media appearing on More4…

2 months ago

Severn Valley Railway launches customised versions of Monopoly and Top Trumps

The award-winning Severn Valley Railway is branching out into the family games market, and has launched its own exclusive, customised…

2 months ago