5 Bel trust
The project to restore the Brighton Belle was launched at the National Railway Museum in June 2009. Since then, the dilapidated motor cars and trailers – more than 80 years old – have been progressively restored by the professional rail engineering firms, Rampart Engineering and Pindari, in the Brighton Belle Shed at Barrow Hill, near Chesterfield.
Apedale Valley Light Railway
The Apedale Valley Light Railway, operated by the volunteers of the Moseley Railway Trust, runs 2’0” gauge steam and diesel trains on a short railway near Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire. Special events are arranged throughout the year, including Santa trains. Please visit our website, www.avlr.org.uk or find us on social media for more information.
Colour-Rail has over 40 years of service, building its reputation as a supplier of high-quality pictures depicting steam, diesel and electric railway locomotives as well as buses trams and trolleybuses from the 1930s to the present day. 130,000 images to buy as downloads or prints.
Chasewater Railway operates heritage steam and diesel trains on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays from March to November, most Saturdays from Easter to October and certain weekdays throughout the summer. The Railway operates passenger trains from Brownhills West and Chasewater Heaths stations to Chasetown Church Street, with an intermediate halt at Norton Lakeside. A round trip of nearly 4 miles. Take a look at our special events page by clicking the link.
Are proud to have been serving the Railwayana community for 28 years and have become the leading auction house. We have evolved and excelled during the current pandemic and are the only specialist auction house still offering traditional and modern methods of bidding and are still sending out printed colour catalogues.
Offering old railway, tram and bus tickets, also railway luggage labels, our website has been up and running since 2012 and is updated at least every 2 months with illustrations of hundreds of items at auction and fixed prices. From pre-Grouping, pre-Nationalisation to BR, very old tram and bus tickets, something for everyone from all parts of the country. We also buy collections and can sell your special items on a commission basis – contact us for details.
Railway Employees & Public Transport Association
Not for Profit Benefits Organisation-Membership open to all rail & transport industry staff, active or retired, including immediate family. TFL staff & families eligible to join. -Only £5 per year- Click to join now!! Pages of benefits & discounts eg High Street stores via Love2Shop or vouchers.- Haven Holidays, Forest Holidays, Fred Olsen Cruises, Phoenix Artist Club.”
The Stephenson Locomotive Society
The SLS is involved with railway heritage, research and the education of members via meetings (Currently using Zoom) and via a bi-monthly Journal. The Society also holds an extensive library. `Non-member publications and photographs available. The latest book titles – three volumes of material from our archives. Their titles are Narrow Gauge and Miniature, Eclectic Electrics and INTERNAL COMBUSTION TRACTION – A compilation. The extensive Stephenson Photograph Collection archive is a mail order service for traditionally produced post cards. Over 20,000 images listed. Quality material at competitive prices available to order via our website.