Trainspotting

Things are busying up and neighbours seemed inevitable, so, spotting a suitable crew we waved them over, helped them moor etc… then the bow doors opened and the children… 250 more words

Dry Land

Music on Rails - expect a musical treat!

On Saturday 6 September, the National Railway Museum along with MOR Music will be hosting a family friendly music extravaganza called Music on Rails. 320 more words

Museum News

Yorkshire, England - York, The National Railway Museum and Speed Records

In the morning the sky remained stubbornly steely grey and there was a steady pitter-patter of rain against the window and I instantly remembered another reason why I don’t really like going away in England – the weather is just so unreliable! 941 more words

History

Fermé à cause de la grève

Fermé à cause de la grève: closed because of the strike. This phrase has become all too familiar during this visit to Tunisia. I tried to go to Kerkouane, right at the very end of Cap Bon. 685 more words

Archaeology