Rail Minister presents the 2016 Awards

Rail Minister presents the 2016 Awards

The Taylor Woodrow Partnership Award was made to the Port of Dover for their sympathetic conservation of the former Dover Marine Station Building for continuing use as a cruise terminal. The Great Western Railway Craft Skills Award, recognising the best use of...
Farringdon plaque unveiled

Farringdon plaque unveiled

At the 2015 National Railway Heritage Awards, the entry that the adjudicators saw as the most impressive in that year’s competition was the restoration work undertaken on the roof at Farringdon station by London Underground Ltd. The plaque, presented to LUL at the...
Wakefield Kirkgate transformation recognised

Wakefield Kirkgate transformation recognised

Once described as ‘the worst medium-large station in Britain’ by Lord Adonis, recent work has seen the once near derelict railway station at Wakefield Kirkgate transformed. In 2011 work started on a project to restore the Grade II listed station; the work would...
Ropley Waiting Room honoured

Ropley Waiting Room honoured

The National Railway Heritage Awards honour the work done on a wide range of railway buildings; this can run from the massive schemes for major termini through to small wayside halts. One area that the awards have always highlighted is the important role of the...
Ladybank plaque unveiled

Ladybank plaque unveiled

Alongside the multi-million pound schemes, the conservation of railway buildings also includes smaller structures and, to reflect this, the National Railway Heritage Awards has the Supporters Award, supported by the Heritage Railway Association, J. and J. W....
Gleneagles work rewarded

Gleneagles work rewarded

Historically one of the most prestigious stations serving central Scotland was that constructed by the Caledonian Railway to serve the world-famous hotel and gold course at Gleneagles. Prior to the holding of the 2014 Ryder Cup at the golf course, the station...