7 August 2015
ALLIANCE Rail Holdings, part of Arriva, has had its application to introduce services from Blackpool to London approved.
- Charity Charter Train update
- DRS orders seven more Class 68s
- Summer of discontent as strikes hit passengers
- Guided busway plan threatens Abbey line future
- Striking ferry workers in second “Chunnel” blockade
- Book launch at RM's Statfold readers' day
- Chiltern to auction Class 67 nameplates
- Ian Allan dies, aged 92
CLOSING DATE: Friday, 11th September 2015
"Barrow Hill '65 - THE London Midland Region Steam Gala of the Year" taking place on Friday 25th, Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September 2015
10 August 2015
As reported briefly in our news pages last month, the National Railway Museum of Sweden featured a number of vintage British-built locomotives in its centenary celebrations – one of them in full main line working order. Colin Tyson was there to represent The Railway Magazine.
Other Feature Articles
14 November 2013
I’D like to thank your readers for their generous response to our Bridge to the Future article and appeal in the November issue. In the days following The Railway Magazine feature, the rate of donations coming into the Great Central Railway headquarters more than tripled!
7 April 2014
Branding a train with a vinyl wrap or selective vinyl patches is a complex and interesting activity. Here for the first time, courtesy of Stewart Signs and Virgin Trains, is a speeded up stage-by-stage view of the process from the initial discussion and design stage to the application of the vinyls to the full sized train. Pendolino No. 390155 was launched into traffic by stars Hugh Jackman and James McAvoy at London Euston on March 31.
Current Issue: August 2015
EXCLUSIVE: We travel on a railway TEN TIMES deeper than the London Underground
WIN! Tickets to Barrow Hill LMS gala
Farewell to Ian Allan
EXCLUSIVE: City of Truro 'didn't run at 102mph'!
'Scotsman' to tackle Shap and S&C
Surviving goods sheds: Your help needed
• Next issue on sale: September 2, 2015