National Railway Museum Submits Plans for Improved Miniature Railway

National Railway Museum Submits Plans for Improved Miniature Railway

34 days ago
National Railway Museum submits plans for improved miniature railway. THE National Railway Museum wants to put a new improved miniature railway into its south yard to attract more paying customers and boost its offer for model railway fans. -> Read more at York Press

Dangerous Driver Pleads Guilty to Crash Which Hospitalised South Elmsall Tot

31 days ago
Dangerous driver pleads guilty to crash which hospitalised South Elmsall tot. A man has admitted causing serious injury to a little boy by dangerous driving on the Hemsworth bypass. -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Neglected Dog Saved from Death by South Yorkshire Charity

26 days ago
Neglected dog saved from death by South Yorkshire charity. A poorly pooch that suffered terrible neglect has been brought back from the brink of death by a South Yorkshire charity. -> Read more at The Star

Your Wednesday Morning Report for West Yorkshire

47 days ago
Your Wednesday morning report for West Yorkshire. Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report for West Yorkshire, including Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, Dewsbury, Batley, Spenborough, Mirfield and Morley... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Your Tuesday Morning Report for West Yorkshire

48 days ago
Your Tuesday morning report for West Yorkshire. Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report for West Yorkshire, including Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, Dewsbury, Batley, Spenborough, Mirfield and Morley... -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Your Monday Morning Report for West Yorkshire

49 days ago
Your Monday morning report for West Yorkshire. Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report for West Yorkshire, including Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, Dewsbury, Batley, Spenborough, Mirfield and Morley... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

South Yorkshire Swimmers 'putting Their Lives at Risk'

28 days ago
South Yorkshire swimmers 'putting their lives at risk'. South Yorkshire residents are putting their lives at risk by swimming at ‘death trap’ spots across the county which have been identified by fire chiefs. -> Read more at The Star

Whitby to York Railway Campaign Back on Track

Whitby to York Railway Campaign Back on Track2 days ago
Whitby to York railway campaign back on track. RAILWAY campaigners have joined forces in the hope of re-opening an abandoned rail link. -> Read more at York Press

Don Valley Railway Group Sets Meeting Date

19 days ago
Don Valley Railway group sets meeting date. Supporters of plans to reopen the railway between Sheffield city centre and Stocksbridge are to meet next week. -> Read more at The Star

Accidental Death Verdict After Ryedale Level Crossing Tragedy

13 days ago
Accidental death verdict after Ryedale level crossing tragedy. A retired farm hand failed to check if the coast was clear when he was killed by a rush hour passenger train while crossing a railway line, an inquest heard today. (Monday, September 1)... -> Read more at The Scarborough News

Canadian Lancaster Pilots Swoops into Lincolnshire Railway After

Canadian Lancaster Pilots Swoops into Lincolnshire Railway After25 days ago
Canadian Lancaster pilots swoops into Lincolnshire railway after . THE pilot of the Canadian Lancaster that is currently visiting Lincolnshire paid a flying visit to a steam railway. Leon Evans, pilot of the Canadian Second World War Lancaster bomber, made a switch from planes to trains when he had a ride on the steam locomotive at the Lincolnshire Wolds Railway. "I spotted the... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Back to School Road Safety Warning Across South Yorkshire

14 days ago
Back to school road safety warning across South Yorkshire. A South Yorkshire organisation which works to prevent death and injury on the roads is urging parents to teach their children road safety messages as the new school year gets underway... -> Read more at The Star

New Life for Old Railway Carriage at Leeming Bar

New Life for Old Railway Carriage at Leeming Bar33 days ago
New life for old railway carriage at Leeming Bar. HOPES of turning an old railway carriage into a local community centre are pressing ahead. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Railway Society Moves the Date of Annual Exhibition

Railway Society Moves the Date of Annual Exhibition17 days ago
Railway society moves the date of annual exhibition. SKIPTON and District Railway Society is making tracks. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Accidental Verdict on Man Killed in Railway Accident

13 days ago
Accidental verdict on man killed in railway accident. A RAILWAY SIGNALMAN responsible for monitoring 16 unmanned level crossings was engaged on another call seconds before a tragic collision, ‎an inquest heard yesterday... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Railway Holds 1940s Weekend

Railway Holds 1940s Weekend11 days ago
Railway holds 1940s weekend. EMBSAY and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway will go back to the dark days of the 1940s home front this weekend. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Late Show Keeps Harrogate Railway in FA Trophy

Late Show Keeps Harrogate Railway in FA Trophy14 days ago
Late show keeps Harrogate Railway in FA Trophy. HARROGATE Railway Athletic proved the sole survivor of the three North Yorkshire sides pitched into preliminary round action of the FA Trophy. -> Read more at York Press

New Heritage Railway Platform Opens

New Heritage Railway Platform Opens30 days ago
New heritage railway platform opens. North Yorkshire Moors Railway's second platform at Whitby station officially opens to the public. -> Read more at BBC News

Sheffield 'has Most-overcrowded Railway Station Outside London'

5 days ago
Sheffield 'has most-overcrowded railway station outside London'. Sheffield has the most over-crowded railway station outside of London, new Government figures have revealed... -> Read more at The Star

Work to Replace the Railway Bridge over the A161 Through Misterton Has Been Completed.

12 days ago
Work to replace the railway bridge over the A161 through Misterton has been completed.. £1m project sees new railway bridge at Misterton... -> Read more at The Star

Union Protest Planned at Sheffield Railway Station

39 days ago
Union protest planned at Sheffield railway station. Campaigners are to hold a protest outside Sheffield Railway Station tomorrow over fears Government plans for changes to services will result in job cuts and increased fares... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Trainspotting Season at National Railway Museum Set to Bring on Nostalgia of Steam

Trainspotting Season at National Railway Museum Set to Bring on Nostalgia of Steam9 days ago
Trainspotting season at National Railway Museum set to bring on nostalgia of steam. A PAIR of young train enthusiasts have helped a railway museum recreate nostalgic pictures from 1960s York Station ahead of its Trainspotting Season. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

John Heald Questioned over Bei Carter Death After Hospital Stay

John Heald Questioned over Bei Carter Death After Hospital Stay49 days ago
John Heald questioned over Bei Carter death after hospital stay. The man arrested in connection with the death of Bridlington guest house landlady Bei Carter is now in police custody after spending the weekend in hospital with minor injuries. John Heald, 53, was arrested by South Yorkshire Police on Friday afternoon after a week-long manhunt. Mrs Carter died from a single stab wound... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Alleged Racist Abuse at Rotherham Railway Station

26 days ago
Alleged racist abuse at Rotherham Railway Station. A woman is alleged to have racially abused staff at Rotherham Railway Station... -> Read more at Doncaster Free Press

105-tonne Bridge Beams Lifted into Place as New Beverley Bypass

105-tonne Bridge Beams Lifted into Place as New Beverley Bypass20 days ago
105-tonne bridge beams lifted into place as new Beverley bypass . A MAJOR milestone has been reached in the construction of Beverley's long-awaited £22m bypass. Thanks to a complex feat of engineering carried out at night, five bridge beams have been lifted into place across the Hull to Scarborough railway line. The bridge will carry bypass traffic over the railway line when the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail