Market Rasen success marked as Mayor unveils plaque

Market Rasen success marked as Mayor unveils plaque

One of the most remarkable of station restorations was presented with the BAM Nuttall Partnership Award when these were announced in the presence of HRH The Princess Royal in a ceremony held at Merchant Taylors’ Hall in London in early December 2019.The plaque...
Theo Steel

Theo Steel

Theo Steel Our Chairman, Theo Steel, sadly died on 20th October aged 72. His railway career started when he joined British Rail in 1970 from Oxford University and became Assistant General Manager in East Anglia in the 1980’s. He then worked on planning the route...
Tribute made to Ffestiniog volunteer as plaque at Minffordd unveiled

Tribute made to Ffestiniog volunteer as plaque at Minffordd unveiled

A number of the projects entered into the National Railway Heritage Awards annually are driven by the enthusiasm of a group but few are the result of the hard work and dedication of an individual. On Monday 20 September 2021, representatives of the Ffestiniog Railway...
Restored engine shed at Northampton sees NRHA plaque unveiled

Restored engine shed at Northampton sees NRHA plaque unveiled

The spectacular restoration by the University of Northampton of the former Midland Railway engine shed at Northampton was given the top award at the 2020 National Railway Heritage Awards when these were announced at the virtual ceremony held on 2 December 2020.On...
NORDEN PLAQUE UNVEILING

NORDEN PLAQUE UNVEILING

On Saturday 4 September representatives of the Swanage Railway and the National Railway Heritage Awards gathered at Norden for the formal unveiling of the plaque awarded to the railway by the National Railway Heritage Awards for the signalling scheme undertaken in...