Video shows huge scale of Ely derailment clear-up operation
England, 08/17/2017, Via: www.cambridge-news.co.uk. Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community .... The train came off the tracks between Ely and Manea on Monday (August ...

Lobby group urges $1.45bn high-speed rail service
NZ, 08/16/2017, Via: www.radionz.co.nz. A plan for a rapid rail network linking Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga has ... "They need to get a new economic development model, and this is a ...

China's rail freight grows faster as economy holds steady
China, 08/16/2017, Via: news.xinhuanet.com. BEIJING, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's rail freight volume recorded faster growth in July, the national railway operator said Wednesday. Railways ...

North Yorkshire Moors Railway's Santa Specials: Tickets go on sale - get
England, 08/16/2017, Via: www.gazettelive.co.uk. Gazette Live Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community ... Tickets for this years Santa Specials on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway ...

This Wine Train Takes You Through America's Top Vineyards
CA, 08/15/2017, Via: www.delish.com. The Northern California railroad track, which was built in 1864 and converted into a wine train in 1989, runs from Napa to St. Helena and back, ....

Grand Canyon Railway receives culture and preservation award
AZ, 08/15/2017, Via: www.williamsnews.com. Grand Canyon Railway employees who restored Steam Engine No. 29 pose with their engine. Grand Canyon Railway was honored by the Arizona ...

Polar Express 2017: Magical event confirmed to return to Weardale Railway
England, 08/15/2017, Via: www.chroniclelive.co.uk. ChronicleLive Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community ... Doubt was cast over the annual excursions from Weardale Railway earlier ...

Galveston's Railroad Museum Continues to Fascinate
TX, 08/15/2017, Via: www.galveston.com. Whether you spent hours as a kid watching your model train navigate between Styrofoam mountains and buildings, or you simply marvel at the ...

Search for stranger who paid stranded girl's £85 train ticket
England, 08/15/2017, Via: www.bbc.com. A mother has launched an appeal to try to find a generous stranger who bought her stranded daughter an £85 train ticket home. India Ballancore, 16 ...

CP Railway Museum popular with visitors from near and far
ON, 08/15/2017, Via: www.kenoradailyminerandnews.com. Ron Baker shows off a photo of himself as a young train conductor on display ... The model railway takes visitors from the CP rail station in Vancouver, ...

Concord Model Railroad Club show is coming down the track
NH, 08/15/2017, Via: www.theconcordinsider.com. The 2015 Concord Model Railroad Show at Everett Arena was packed with model train sets and enthusiasts, and this year figures to feature much of ...

Slow train through Spain: a narrow-gauge ride through España Verde
Spain, 08/15/2017, Via: www.theguardian.com. My plan to traverse the northern coast of Spain on the Feve (Ferrocarriles de Vía Estrecha) railway was questioned by hotel hosts, sidrería owners and ...

Walt Disney's Barn honors Disneyland's Mine Train thru Nature's Wonderland
CA, 08/15/2017, Via: www.ocregister.com. OCRegister Bill Iwan, of Rocklin, CA, stands next to a half scale model he built based on Disneyland's Mine Train Thru Nature's Wonderland engine, tender and ...

At least 36 killed in Egypt train collision
Egypt, 08/12/2017, Via: www.9news.com.au. At least 36 people have been killed after two trains collided outside the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, in one of the deadliest in a string of such ...

Go loco with West Lancs Light Railway to celebrate their 50th Anniversary
England, 08/10/2017, Via: www.southportvisiter.co.uk. Events and entertainment will include Drive a Diesel, model railways, children's fairground and traditional games, vintage bus rides, a beer tent, ...

London Midland loses West Midlands rail franchise
England, 08/10/2017, Via: www.bbc.co.uk. A new rail operator has been awarded a contract to run the West Midlands rail ... More on this and other Birmingham and Black Country news.

Driver praised as trains collide in tunnel after landslip
England, 08/10/2017, Via: www.itv.com. No one was hurt when the landslip cause one train to derail before it was hit by another train coming in the opposite direction. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Massive engines restored to functional life at Strasburg Rail Road's newly
PA, 08/09/2017, Via: lancasteronline.com. LancasterOnline Outside, the mighty locomotives belch smoke and steam as they haul passengers through the scenic fields of eastern Lancaster County. Inside, those ...

Mountain Folklore: Reading Bee Line locomotives will be celebrated at
PA, 08/09/2017, Via: www.readingeagle.com. Reading Eagle The museum offers much to see and do and in a scale that includes HO model trains, right on up to genuine rolling stock, locomotives and cabooses ...

Watch: Final weld placed on broken Kaikoura train line
New Zealand, 08/08/2017, Via: www.nzherald.co.nz. Transport chiefs have hailed the "mighty effort" to rebuild the earthquake-torn railway between Picton and Christchurch, as the last weld went into ...

New depot for Hayling Island seaside heritage railway line
England, 08/08/2017, Via: www.bbc.co.uk. A new depot for a heritage railway on the Hampshire Coast has opened. The volunteer-run Hayling Seaside Railway has been operating since 2003 ...

North Yorkshire Moors Railway secures £4.6 million of National Lottery
England, 08/08/2017, Via: www.yorkpress.co.uk. The Press, York A LEADING visitor attraction has been given a huge cash boost, after receiving £4.6 million of National Lottery funding for a major sustainability project ...

Northern Alberta's last steam locomotive now officially belongs to Edmonton
AB, 08/07/2017, Via: www.cbc.ca. CBC.ca That's how much Edmonton's Alberta Railway Museum paid for Locomotive No. 73, the only Northern Alberta Railway steam engine to escape the ...

New functioning railway park south of Calgary brings Alberta's history to
AB, 08/07/2017, Via: globalnews.ca. Globalnews.ca WATCH: Some people collect model trains and then there are people who love trains so much they collect the real thing. One Calgary man's passion ...

Kids can ride Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad for free in August
OH, 08/07/2017, Via: fox8.com. Great news! Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is running the 'Kids Rides Free' special this August to celebrate our loyal passengers. Starting Tuesday ...

Museum of Transportation holds Railroad Day
NY, 08/07/2017, Via: 13wham.com. Henrietta, N.Y. - Hundreds of people came out to the Museum of Transportation Sunday for Railroad Day. The event aimed at celebrating the history of ...

Lamenting the loss of downtown
CA, 08/06/2017, Via: napavalleyregister.com. So I see that another "affordable" spot (for the Napa Valley Model Train folks) has fallen so that a larger parking lot can be built to accommodate the ...

Bullet trains are set to change train travel in India: Here is how
IN, 08/06/2017, Via: indianexpress.com. The Bullet Train is a High Speed Rail Network where trains will operate at a top speed of around 320 km per hour. The first section of the network will ...

Car flies onto C-Train platform in southwest Calgary
AB, 08/06/2017, Via: www.cbc.ca. C-Train service in the southwest was disrupted on Sunday after a driving ... MORE CALGARY NEWS | Crash kills motorcyclist in southwest Calgary ...

'An artist's masterpiece': Locomotive labor of love gets new home
England, 08/06/2017, Via: www.bdtonline.com. Getting a moment away from Joe and her parents, Helen purchased the model train and smuggled it home where it became his Christmas present.

A Look Inside London's Secret Railway
England, 08/05/2017, Via: www.nbcnews.com. This little known network once delivered more than four million letters every day on tiny driverless trains, but also served as a secret chamber to ...

Once fantasy, redeveloping Detroit's old train depot now seen as doable
MI, 08/05/2017, Via: www.freep.com. Now the possibility for a full renovation and reuse of the old train, long a ... “The star of the show that evening will be the railroad station, because it is ..... told reporters last month at a news conference inside the station that rehab ...

Great Strike 100th anniversary exhibition puts important Australian history
Australia, 08/05/2017, Via: www.abc.net.au. ABC Online When Sydney railway and tramway workers from the Eveleigh railway workshops and Randwick tram sheds walked off they job they triggered the ...

Algoma passenger rail advocate brings Bear Train protest sign to Prime
BC, 08/05/2017, Via: www.sootoday.com. SooToday.com "I live in Revelstoke and today Justin Trudeau was in town supporting the forest fire evacuees and also celebrating 150 years of train service in ...

Trump nixes sleep testing proposal for truckers, train engineers
DC, 08/05/2017, Via: www.usatoday.com. The Trump administration has withdrawn a proposed requirement for railroads and trucking companies to test employees for obstructive sleep apnea, ...

Fires extinguished after CSX train derailment in Pennsylvania
PA, 08/05/2017, Via: www.reuters.com. (Reuters) - Firefighters on Friday extinguished a string of sulfur fires that broke out in a small Pennsylvania town after dozens of CSX Corp rail cars ...

You'll need a magnifying glass to play with this toy train set
, 08/05/2017, Via: the-gadgeteer.com. One year for Christmas, I bought my dad a small train set because I had remembered him talking about a little wind-up train that he had as a child and ...

California launches new website to track high-speed rail project
CA, 08/05/2017, Via: www.progressiverailroading.com. The California High-Speed Rail Authority has launched BuildHSR.com, a new website that provides updates about the 119 miles of construction ...

32 train cars derail in Bedford County; at least 2 still on fire
PA, 08/04/2017, Via: www.wpxi.com. 32 train cars derail in Bedford County; at least 2 still on fire .... and planning for possible additional impacts to the area," Wolf said in a news release.

Train fun pulling into Tehachapi Aug. 12 and 13
CA, 08/04/2017, Via: www.tehachapinews.com. No matter the size, and no matter the gauge, a model railroader will love it. This "Carry it With You" layout is in Z gauge, also known by some modelers ...

Probe launched after Snaefell Mountain Railway tram carriage brakes failure
England, 08/04/2017, Via: www.iomtoday.co.im. Bosses at Isle of Man Railways are investigating after a Snaefell Mountain Railway tram carriage suffered brake failure today.(Friday). The drama ...

China says it built a railway in Africa for altruism, but it's more
China, 08/04/2017, Via: www.latimes.com. Los Angeles Times China has described its railroad adventures in Africa as an exercise in altruism. Yet for China .... So why all the speculation about this news?”.

Special train engines create historic moment for the Disneyland Railroad
CA, 08/04/2017, Via: www.record-bee.com. John Lasseter is at the controls of his own steam locomotive, the Marie E, as he drives over the new trestle bridge that separates Frontierland's Rivers ...

Fire destroys historic rail cars at E. Hanover museum
NJ, 08/04/2017, Via: www.dailyrecord.com. Police are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed two historic railroad cars in East Hanover Thursday night. At about 10:42 p.m. Thursday, East ...

Omnitrax bound by law to fix rail lines to Churchill: experts
MB, 08/04/2017, Via: www.winnipegfreepress.com. Omnitrax bound by law to fix rail lines to Churchill: experts ... OTTAWA — Omnitrax could be legally compelled to fix its damaged rail line to ... but said it hasn't moved toward dropping the line since its last news conference July 18.

People from German twin town visit Leighton Buzzard railway
England, 08/04/2017, Via: www.mix96.co.uk. People from Leighton Buzzard - Linslade's German twin town of Titisee Neustadt visited the Leighton Buzzard Railway last month. They saw one of the ...

Siemens 'not in a hurry' to strike rail deal with Bombardier, CEO says
QC, 08/04/2017, Via: www.theglobeandmail.com. German train maker Siemens AG is tempering expectations of an imminent deal with Bombardier Inc. to combine their rail businesses, saying it is "not ...

Great train robbery? Polar Express leaves local businesses feeling scrooged
OK, 08/03/2017, Via: www.stwnewspress.com. Great train robbery? ... By Michelle Charles CNHI News Oklahoma ... 18 train ride from Stillwater to the North Pole and back aboard the Eastern Flyer ...

North Yorkshire Moors Railway video to boost visitor numbers
England, 08/03/2017, Via: www.gazetteherald.co.uk. She has been running in her British Railways colours and numbering as 30926, but will return to traffic in Southern Railways Olive Green under her ...

What have we become?
CA, 08/03/2017, Via: napavalleyregister.com. Shame on the Napa Town & Country Fair board for closing down the Model Railroad Club's long-time venue -- and for what? A parking lot?