Steam

  • The amazing Bregazzi steam buggy!

    The amazing Bregazzi steam buggy!

    Chris Graham on 15th January 2022

    Part 1: Jonathan Bregazzi tells the story of the amazing Bregazzi Steam Buggy, which he designed and built himself at home.

  • Lifelong traction engine enthusiasts!

    Lifelong traction engine enthusiasts!

    Chris Graham on 10th January 2022

    Sally Clifford meets lifelong traction engine enthusiasts Alan and Frank Jackson, and their current pair of superb engines.

  • Garratt steams at Vale of Rheidol

    Garratt steams at Vale of Rheidol

    Chris Graham on 8th January 2022

    Ex-South African Railway's Garratt steams at Vale of Rheidol railway in preparation for the 2022 passenger train season.

  • Amazing Browning steam shovels!

    Amazing Browning steam shovels!

    Chris Graham on 30th December 2021

    Keith Haddock explains the fascinating history of Browning steam shovels that were developed in Ohio during the early 20th century.

  • County Donegal Railway request

    County Donegal Railway request

    Chris Graham on 29th December 2021

    Hugh Dougherty announces a request for train-related tales from those involved with the County Donegal Railways down the years.

  • Road to Rails rally

    Road to Rails rally

    Chris Graham on 15th December 2021

    Paul Ritchie reports from the well-attended Road to Rails rally which took place at the Swanage Railway, in Dorset.

  • Shuttleworth Collection Vintage Weekend

    Shuttleworth Collection Vintage Weekend

    Chris Graham on 13th December 2021

    Simon Colbeck reports from the fantastic Shuttleworth Collection Vintage Weekend, held at Old Warden Aerodrome in Bedfordshire.

  • Fowler showman’s engine Bertha

    Fowler showman’s engine Bertha

    Chris Graham on 8th December 2021

    Fowler showman’s engine Bertha makes its first public appearance in Switzerland with new owner, Martin Horath.v

  • 1905 Allchin 8hp engine, Lena

    1905 Allchin 8hp engine, Lena

    Chris Graham on 3rd December 2021

    Peter Love meets Fred and Steve Jenkinson, and their just-back-in-steam 1905 Allchin 8hp engine, Lena, in County Carlow.

  • 2022 Old Glory calendar

    2022 Old Glory calendar

    Chris Graham on 26th November 2021

    Don't miss your chance to order the fantastic 2022 Old Glory calendar; the perfect gift for the steam enthusiast in your family!

  • Road-rolling at Ragley Hall

    Road-rolling at Ragley Hall

    Chris Graham on 25th November 2021

    We report on some unique road-rolling at Ragley Hall, which saw a steam roller back working for its living after 50 years of ownership.

  • Rother Valley Railway’s extension news

    Rother Valley Railway’s extension news

    Chris Graham on 20th November 2021

    The Rother Valley Railway's public enquiry result about the planned route extension to Bodiam, in East Sussex, has been delayed yet again!

  • Villa Wrea Autumn Steam Fair

    Villa Wrea Autumn Steam Fair

    Chris Graham on 19th November 2021

    Sue Ogden reports from the first Villa Wrea Autumn Steam Fair, which turned out to be an outstanding success.

  • Weald of Kent Ploughing Match

    Weald of Kent Ploughing Match

    Chris Graham on 14th November 2021

    Discover what happened at this year's successful and sunny Weald of Kent Ploughing Match, organised by the WKPMA in Pluckley, near Ashford.