York press releases

  • York Central takes a step forward with Central Enterprise Zone support

    08 Jul 2016

    The York Central project took a major step forward today, as our Director Paul along with other key partners met with James Wharton MP, the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Department for Communities and Local Government who has responsibility for the Northern Powerhouse. The development would represent the biggest investment in the National Railway Museum since its opening in 1975.

  • National Railway Museum marks historic First World War centenary with new exhibition

    07 Jul 2016

    Today the National Railway Museum unveiled its new exhibition, Ambulance Trains, marking 100 years since the busiest ever day of ambulance train traffic during the First World War.

  • Flying Scotsman fans urged to stay safe during trips through Lincolnshire

    08 Jun 2016

    Fans of the famous Flying Scotsman are being urged to keep off the tracks and enjoy a safe day out when the recently renovated locomotive tours through Lincolnshire before heading to Morpeth.

  • Dream ticket to ride behind steam star Scotsman

    30 May 2016

    To mark this week's anniversary of Flying Scotsman officially joining the National Collection, the National Railway Museum has announced a new opportunity for Flying Scotsman fans to ride behind the most famous locomotive in the world for just £5.

  • Flying Scotsman update - Borders and Fife tours

    14 May 2016

    Network Rail has today (Friday, May 13) confirmed that Flying Scotsman will no longer be able to undertake this weekend’s tours of the Borders and Fife.

  • Flying Scotsman fans urged to stay safe during trips from York to Scotland

    07 May 2016

    Fans of the famous Flying Scotsman are being urged to keep off the tracks and enjoy a safe day out when the recently renovated locomotive tours from York next week.

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