British Rail

  • Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway

    Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway

    Chris Graham on 27th September 2021

    David Vaughan visits the Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park to discover how one man started his own dream railway.

  • The BR Chronicles: 1948-1952

    The BR Chronicles: 1948-1952

    Chris Graham on 25th March 2021

    A fascinating new bookazine series has just been launched. The BR Chronicles will tell the history of British Rail in 10 installments.

  • Heavy freight haulage

    Heavy freight haulage

    Chris Graham on 4th January 2021

    Heavy freight haulage: The latest in the Railways of Britain bookazine series from Kelsey Publishing offers a fascinating account of heavy haulage on Britain’s railways during the diesel and electric era. The latest in the series of Railways of Britain…

  • On Shed 10

    On Shed 10

    Chris Graham on 14th November 2020

    On Shed 10: Depots in the Privatised Era, offers a fascinating overview of the freight and TOC facilities used recently by British railways.

  • The Bluebell Railway

    The Bluebell Railway

    Chris Graham on 11th August 2020

    One of the UK’s most famous, preservation railways was opened by enthusiasts 60 years ago. Colin Tyson recounts the story of The Bluebell Railway.

  • Can you save an Ex-BR Commando?

    Can you save an Ex-BR Commando?

    Chris Graham on 29th February 2020

    Can you save an Ex-BR Commando? A 7.5-ton, 1978 Dodge Commando British Rail crewbus that worked out of Reading, and remains incredibly original.