05 September 2017
Ex Penrhyn Quarry mainline class Hunslet Blanche has been absent from operations since May 2016 when she was dismantled for the obligatory 10 year boiler inspection and retube. With help at Young Volunteers Week at the beginning of August, Blanche is beginning to look like a loco again.
26 April 2017
A quick peak inside the carriage shed, viewing some of the current work underway.
16 March 2017
The latest update from the £170,000 project to restore Welsh Pony to steam.
The update shows the nearly complete boiler, tender and further work on the new frames.
13 March 2017
The ex-British Railways Wickham Trolley, which returned to the FR in 2010 has finally moved under its own power again.
08 January 2017
A new appeal has been launched to help fund replacement parts to ensure the new double Fairlie is truly new, and does not ‘borrow’ all the parts from Earl of Merioneth.
07 May 2016
Scenes from France on the Somme, where WW1 locos Mary Ann and Moelwyn are currently performing on the Froissy Cappy Dompiere Railway.
22 January 2016
A glimpse at some of the boiler work on Merddin Emrys
06 November 2015
Repainted in time for the Victorian Weekend and now fully lined out.
14 September 2015
Withdrawn today for mandatory boiler overhaul after ten years of service.
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