Archivist Alison Kay picks out some culinary highlights from our collection.
Alison is the Archivist at the National Railway Museum, and especially interested in railway social history and the amazing stories told in our archives.
Archivist Alison Kay reveals how the railways kept the drinks flowing for Christmas.
How did railways help deliver Christmas on time?
Archivist Alison Kay reveals the story behind this apparently illegible letter from our archives.
Archivist Alison Kay is working on a project to catalogue the papers of the pioneering northern railway family, the Hackworths. She reveals some of the stories the archive reveals.
Archivist Alison Kay delves into the Wolverton Works archive.
As the Royal Wedding draws closer, it’s the ideal time to highlight some royal records from the Wolverton Works collection.
Archivist Alison Kay shares a fascinating discovery she recently made in our collection.
Exploring the Wolverton Works archive, held at the National Railway Museum, reveals a darker side of rail transport.