York press releases
Heritage railways to host Flying Scotsman in 2017
23 Nov 2016
Keighley and Worth Valley Railway; Bluebell Railway; and West Somerset Railway announced to host the world’s most famous steam locomotive, Flying Scotsman in 2017.
Flying Scotsman Update
08 Nov 2016
Flying Scotsman has now returned to the National Railway Museum after its successful tour across the UK through 2016.
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.