Tag Archives: Steam trains

Heavy horses

Here’s something for fans of the steam trains which used to ply their trade along the lines of Brownhills. Reader and top bloke Dave Cresswell, who’s a founder member of, and top stalwart for the South Staffordshire Line restoration group, … Continue reading

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Chasewater Railway Spring Gala – This Weekend!

The coming weekend (18-19th March 2011) sees the return of the Chasewater Railway Steam Gala. This well-supported, fun family event is a cracking day out for all. The little ones will love the steam trains – the sight of Thomas’s … Continue reading

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