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  • 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.

  • National Traction Engine Trust

    National Traction Engine Trust

    Chris Graham on 16th February 2021

    Paul Ritchie reports on important developments arising from the National Traction Engine Trust’s recent AGM. Last November the National Traction Engine Trust (NTET) held its annual general meeting and, like so many organisations unable to meet due to Covid-19 restrictions,…

  • The life and times of Jimmy

    The life and times of Jimmy

    Chris Graham on 27th January 2021

    Peter Love takes a nostalgic look at the life and times of Jimmy, an Aveling & Porter road locomotive, and the first he ever stood on. The life and times of Jimmy: This 1900 Aveling & Porter LC6 was the…

  • The Lion saved from export

    The Lion saved from export

    Chris Graham on 8th January 2021

    Adrian White reports on the welcomed purchase and re-homing in the UK of a rare and treasured beast! The Lion is safe again! Fowler 19782 making steam on November 2nd in its new environment at Stotfold. (Pic: Adrian White) The…

  • Steam in Miniature 2020

    Steam in Miniature 2020

    Chris Graham on 19th October 2020

    Despite the Covid restrictions, the wonderful, Bressingham Steam in Miniature event went ahead, as Peter Love reports.

  • Classic assortment out in Kent

    Classic assortment out in Kent

    Chris Graham on 10th October 2020

    Peter Love reports on the successful and very enjoyable first running of the Weald of Kent Steam Rally Road Run.

  • Traction Engine Bookazines

    Traction Engine Bookazines

    Chris Graham on 14th May 2020

    Each edition in this series of Traction Engine Bookazines has 100 pages packed with mostly previously unpublished photographs supported by detailed and authoritative captions

  • Cheffins’ online charity auction

    Cheffins’ online charity auction

    Chris Graham on 15th April 2020

    The Cheffins' online charity auction will be be raising funds for the COVID-19 Fast Response Fund set up by Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust.

  • Dunedin Gas Works Museum visit

    Dunedin Gas Works Museum visit

    Chris Graham on 1st April 2020

    The Dunedin Gas Works Museum, in New Zealand’s second largest city on the South Island, is packed with fascinating machinery and information, as Phil Barnes discovers.