Day Trip to York

2 May 2015

I think York has to be one of the most interesting cities I’ve visited so far! I really liked how there were so many museums to visit, and how the city was so compact, everything could be easily covered via foot. 767 more words

United Kingdom

Trips for Thomas Obsessed Toddlers: The National Railway Museum, York

I love the Yorkshire skyline.  It’s so moody this evening: grey clouds cumulating behind naked trees and rugged hills.  Driving back to Leeds from a trip to The Railway Museum, York, husband insisted on a… 987 more words


Last week I went to visit York with my boyfriend, and it was such a nice city. The cobbled streets and old church buildings were so picturesque. 182 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Time - World Speed Records

I suppose I have to concede that the most famous and best loved steam locomotive is the Flying Scotsman, but my personal favourite is  the garter blue… 346 more words


Sir Nigel Gresley to York

The Sir Nigel Gresley locomotive trust’s A4 class 60007 has been transported to the National Railway Museum, York for its overhaul. The intention is to return the famous LNER A4 class Pacific to the mainline. 91 more words

News - Preserved Railway

Flying Scotsman Moves!

In the past day or two, the Flying Scotsman has made it to national and international news after making its first test run since completion of its overhaul on the East Lancashire Railway.  238 more words


2016 The Year Ahead

Last year was a good one for us, with lots of interesting events, and for the fact that I finished five projects!  Yes, indeed, so please forgive me for feeling quite proud of myself for that…okay, that’s enough, because my ambition this year is to finish more than five projects! 221 more words