Anthony Coulls looks forward to a special event at the National Railway Museum.
Anthony is Senior Curator of Rail Transport and Technology at the National Railway Museum.
If you needed a reason to come to Shildon this weekend then see if these photos persuade you.
One of the highlights each year in the calendar at Locomotion is the annual Shildon Steam Gala.
Find out what’s been going on at Shildon with curator Anthony Coulls.
This year is the 50th anniversary of the entry into service of the English Electric Type 3—otherwise known as the Class 37.
Curator Anthony Coulls shares some photos from his railway holiday.
Well, not entirely true – you wouldn’t want to see hours in front of the computer screen, or people sitting in meetings, or the hours travelling to or from York!
Back to school for our rail operations team as they undergo shunting and driving training.
A new exhibition looks at the phenomenon of seaside holidays and the subsequent growth of pleasure railways in association with seaside resorts—an area not hitherto well-covered in the heritage world.
The Great Hall says goodbye to Mallard and welcomes another historic locomotive.
Take a look behind the scenes in the conservation workshop at Shildon, as LMS Crab No. 2700 gets some TLC.
When Locomotion opened in 2004, one of the major exhibits to be housed under cover for the first time was the iconic Experimental Advanced Passenger Train, otherwise known as APT-E.