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Heritage train operator prohibited from running rail services
The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today issued a Prohibition Notice to West Coast Railway Company Ltd (WCRC) preventing it running its heritage rail services on the mainline railway.  The Notice relates to concerns about WCRC’s management of safety, following a number of incidents...
Flying Scotsman returns to the track after decade hiatus
The Daily Telegraph reports that the Flying Scotsman, one of the world's most iconic locomotives, is due to make a triumphant return to the tracks today for the first time in ten years.The 92-year-old engine has been hidden from public view since 2006 to undergo a £4.2 million...
Pictures of the Great War - jobs for women on the Railway
from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/uknews/11133091/Women-in-Rail-How-WWI-created-rare-career-opportunities-for-women.htmlWomen in Rail: How WWI created rare career opportunities for women          < PREVIOUS 01 02...
Union Pacific Big Boy Locomotive Begins Trek to Cheyenne, Wyo., for Restoration
Union Pacific Railroad has begun the final phase of the momentous move of Big Boy No. 4014 to Union Pacific's Heritage Fleet Steam Operations headquarters in Cheyenne, Wyo. The 1.2 million pound steam locomotive will be towed 1,293 miles by modern diesel-electric Union Pacific freight...
Steam trains in Britain: time travel on our railways
from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/journeysbyrail/10347400/Steam-trains-in-Britain-time-travel-on-our-railways.htmlSteam trains in Britain: time travel on our railwaysSimon Horsford experiences the golden age of travel as he chugs through the British countryside on a restored steam...
Mid Suffolk Light Railway brings back golden age of Suffolk steam
 Mid Suffolk Light Railway brings back golden age of Suffolk steamfrom: http://www.buryfreepress.co.uk/news/local/latest-news/mid-suffolk-light-railway-brings-back-golden-age-of-suffolk-steam-1-5239955Published on the 01 July 2013      video available at original...
Steam railway museum in £2.5m boost
 18 March 2013 Last updated at 07:38 from: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-21824130.Steam railway museum in £2.5m boost  The new rail attraction will be based in Whitehead in County Antrim. Millions of pounds are to be spent turning a steam engine depot at Whitehead,...
Full steam ahead for railway exhibition
  Tuesday 22 January 2013 Full steam ahead for railway exhibition Latest news from the Lancashire Evening Post at: http://www.lep.co.uk/community/full-steam-ahead-for-railway-exhibition-1-5332983Published on Sunday 20 January 2013 09:00RAILWAY enthusiasts across Lancashire can take...
Lecturer turns from the classroom to the Heritage Railway
 From the college to the railway track .Wednesday, October 17, 2012 North Devon JournalFollow.JULIAN Sinclair worked as a lecturer at North Devon College – now called Petroc – for 22 years.But at the age of 55 he was made redundant.?TRAIN FAN: Julian Sinclair at Lynton and Barnstaple...
Swindon museum gift opens way to rail history
 Swindon museum gift opens way to rail history5:35pm Thursday 2nd August 2012 in News By David Wiles  http://www.thisiswiltshire.co.uk/news/9853767.Museum_gift_opens_way_to_rail_history/ Gift for museum A LARGE set of historic ornamental gates, with a connection to the sporting...

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