Old Glory

  • The NEC’s Classic Motor Show

    The NEC’s Classic Motor Show

    Chris Graham on 20th January 2022

    We report from the NEC's Classic Motor Show which, despite its reduced size, still offered plenty to interest classic commercial enthusiasts.

  • 1910 wooden canal boat saved!

    1910 wooden canal boat saved!

    Chris Graham on 18th January 2022

    Colin Wareing reports on the chance discover, rescue and on-going restoration of a wonderful, 1910 wooden canal boat.

  • 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

  • Cheffins sale dominated by Ford tractors

    Cheffins sale dominated by Ford tractors

    Chris Graham on 4th December 2021

    Peter Love reports from a recent Cheffins sale dominated by Ford tractors, held at the company's Sutton premises in Cambridgeshire.

  • 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.