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Tribute to the Ffestiniog Railway’s Mountaineer saviour John Ransom
LEADING preservationist John Ransom – who brought Alco 2-6-2T Mountaineer to the Ffestiniog Railway – has died at the age of 83. As a boy, John regularly cycled through his native Northamptonshire to watch LMS expresses speeding past, and when his
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NRM Exhibition Highlights 40 Years Of Chinese Railways
A MAJOR touring exhibition of the work of internationally acclaimed photographer Wang Fuchun has opened at the National Railway Museum and is running until August 11. One Billion Journeys: Wang Fuchun’s Chinese on the Train, provides a snapshot into
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‘Three In One’ Options For West Coast’s Burton-Stratford Trips
BURTON-on-Trent will be the starting point for West Coast Railways’ new ‘Merchant of Avon’ tours this summer – which will offer the choice of three itineraries in one. Running on the Sundays of July 28, August 11 and 25 and September 8, and departi