Steam preservation

  • Newly-restored Black Five 5025

    Newly-restored Black Five 5025

    Chris Graham on 4th October 2021

    A real piece of heritage, steam railway history was made in the summer when newly-restored Black Five 5025 emerged from Aviemore loco shed.

  • Watercress Line Spring Gala

    Watercress Line Spring Gala

    Chris Graham on 26th July 2021

    We report on the events that delighted visitors and steam railway enthusiasts alike at the Watercress Line Spring Gala.

  • Evesham Vale Light Railway event

    Evesham Vale Light Railway event

    Chris Graham on 6th May 2021

    The great news from the Evesham Vale Light Railway is that the scheduled Summer Gala & Historic Vehicle Weekend will be going ahead in July!

  • Steam Rollers Part 2

    Steam Rollers Part 2

    Chris Graham on 24th April 2021

    Soon-to-be-published Steam Rollers Part 2 is the latest bookazine for steam fans from Kelsey Publishing. Order your copy from April 30th!

  • Great Central Railway awarded £250,000!

    Great Central Railway awarded £250,000!

    Chris Graham on 15th January 2021

    BR Standard Class 7 No. 70013 Oliver Cromwell is seen on a service train, while BR Standard 9F No. 92214, carrying the name Leicester City, waits to bring out the dining train stock on March 25th, 2018, at the Great…