Transport for London

Engineering train travels full length of Northern Line extension

Transport for London has announced that the Northern Line Extension has passed a major milestone...
Chessington improvements complete

Chessington South becomes fully accessible

South Western Railway has announced that, for the first time since construction in 1939, Chessington...
Virgin trains at London Euston

Virgin Trains introduce Chat Carriages

Virgin Trains invited its passengers to start conversations with other passengers this Friday in its...

Class Information - Find Out About Your Favourite Locomotive

1016 "Inyala" appearing in LNER Apple Green in 1949 // Credit Simon Lathlane

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose...
4231 at Swindon Works // Credit Unknown

GWR 42XX, 5205, 5275 and 72XX Classes of steam locomotives –...

Built for short-distance heavy coal trains, the 4200s and variations played a key part in the transport of Welsh coal. Once exploring the working careers...