Mission Possible

The defined objective for the Saturday Team at Apedale was to reach the point where a loco could drive from the existing railway network and into the new shed. As […]

Launching the Ark Royal

Good to see lots of smiling faces during the Teddy Bear’s Outing event. Despite the terrible Monday weather, a number of other tasks were undertaken. The three-way point which will […]

Site progress

Lots of activity during a very pleasant sunny spring day at Apedale. In no particular order…. Stanhope was receiving finishing touches after its ten-year overhaul. Hunslet 1215 was being re-assembled […]

We’re Back….

We are pleased to confirm that we will re-open to the public from Saturday 17th April. We will be running a steam loco on that day to mark the start […]

Getting ready to welcome you back

Sadly, we cannot re-open to the public until April 17th – a real shame, as the Easter weekend weather has been unseasonally sunny thus far. However, we have been able […]

Life & Times – No.42

No.42 is a loco where its MRT fleet number co-incides, by a non-coincidence, with the running number it bore in industry. No.42 is Motor Rail 7710, one of the large […]

Re-opening for 2021

We are pleased to announce that we are planning to open to the public for the 2021 season on Saturday April 17th. Trains will run from 1130 to 1600 at […]