Red, White and Blue 4449, Patriotic Steam in the Pacific Northwest

Southern Pacific 4449 is one of the most famous steam locomotives in the country – and has been for nearly a half century. #4449 is now known as “The Daylight” for her history pulling “Daylight” passenger trains for the Southern Pacific Railroad in the 1940s and 1950s.
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The Forth Bridge Experience gets planning approval

Planning permission for the Forth Bridge Experience moves forward following its approval by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Multi-billion-pound upgrade of West Yorkshire line gains approval

Approval has been given for a multi-billion-pound rail upgrade of railways in West Yorkshire as part of the Transpennine Route Upgrade.

Echuca and Swan Hill timetable changes

Victorian Rail News
From Saturday 16 July, the Echuca timetable will change to include Huntly Station and on Sunday 17 July 2022, there will be changes to  the Swan Hill timetable.

East Lancashire Railway has days-out sorted with family events

The heritage railway has a fantastic selection of family summer events including a brand new children's adventure day alongside other family favourites.

WATCH: Class 91 locomotive No. 91110 Battle of Britain Memorial Flight unveiled after maintenance

Railway Preservation
As part of the LNER repaint and rebrand of its Intercity 225 fleet, locomotive 91110 Battle of Britain Memorial Flight has been unveiled.

Book Review: Whitland to Pembroke Dock by John Hodge

Railway Publications
Newly published on 22nd April this year, Whitland to Pembroke Dock is the latest book in the West Wales Railways series from publishers Pen and Sword.

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