York press releases

  • Celebrate 40 Years of High Speed Trains this Sunday 2 October, 12.30pm at the National Railway Museum

    23 Sep 2016

    On Sunday 2 October the National Railway Museum celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the iconic 'High Speed Train' - commonly known as the InterCity 125.

  • Museum announces final cost of steam legend's return

    23 Sep 2016

    The National Railway Museum (NRM) today announces the full and final cost of saving 'Flying Scotsman' for the nation and returning this iconic steam legend to the tracks.

  • 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.

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