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Invicta Flies High Into Its New Whitstable Museum Home
CANTERBURY & Whitstable pioneer Invicta, the world’s first locomotive not only to haul regular passenger trains but to enter preservation, hit dizzy new heights on Sunday, June 16 – when it was craned into its new museum home, 189 years after being d
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‘Worrying’ Increase In Injuries On Heritage Railways, Warns Trade Body
THE number of injuries on heritage railways is on the rise and giving cause for concern, according to as-yet-unpublished figures from the Office of Rail and Road (ORR). Heritage Railway Association (HRA) chairman Brian Simpson, along with chief exe
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Peak Rail Plans Return To Buxton
PEAK Rail is planning to set up a new group in Buxton to restart a heritage presence in the town. Formed to reopen the entire Midland Railway route between Buxton and Matlock, the Peak Railway Preservation Society was established in 1975 and opened a