Presentation to Gordon Biddle

Presentation to Gordon Biddle

The 2019 National Railway Heritage Awards marked the 40th anniversary of the competition. To mark the milestone the NRHA arranged for the publication of a history of the awards – Restoration Rewarded by Robin Leleux – which was published officially at the award...
London Bridge plaque unveiled

London Bridge plaque unveiled

The first of the plaques awarded at the 2019 National Railway Heritage Awards was officially unveiled on Tuesday 4 February at London Bridge by Gareth Leslie, Director of Design and Heritage for Transport for London. The work undertaken on London Bridge station as...
2019 AWARD CEREMONY HELD

2019 AWARD CEREMONY HELD

HRH The Princess Royal presented the National Railway Heritage Awards at a special ceremony to mark the competition’s 40th anniversary on Wednesday 4 December Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal was presented with a copy of the book Restoration Rewarded recognising...
BLUEBELL SIGNALLING SUCCESS REWARDED

BLUEBELL SIGNALLING SUCCESS REWARDED

Over the years, the signalling on the Bluebell Railway has been undergoing regular improvements and, in the 2018 National Railway Heritage Awards, the work undertaken on the signalling at Sheffield Park by the railway was recognised when it was awarded the Siemens...
DURHAM PLAQUE UNVEILED

DURHAM PLAQUE UNVEILED

The North Eastern Railway extended Durham station in the early 1870s and this work included the construction of a waiting room for ladies travelling first class. Long under-used, the space was suffering from water ingress and deterioration before the Ouseburn Leisure...
GOATHLAND PLAQUE UNVEILED

GOATHLAND PLAQUE UNVEILED

Tuesday 15 October 2019 saw the official unveiling of the plaque awarded to the North Yorkshire Moors Historical Railway Trust for work undertaken at Goathland station. The project, which saw the restoration of the waiting room originally constructed by the North...