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Spooky Halloween trains at Ribble Steam Railway

  In the true tradition of the Halloween season, Ribble Steam Railway are running ghostly trains to add a creepy atmosphere to what promises to be some spooky family fun. Whatever […]

6 years ago
Steam engine pulls up on Blackpool Road

Another view of the steam train Commuters in Preston got a surprise on their Wednesday morning journey as a steam train pulled up alongside them. What appears to be an L&Y Aspinall was being transported along […]

6 years ago
Pictured: Ribble Steam Railway hosts Autumn Gala

Vulcan + No 6 (3) at the Ribble Steam Railway Hundreds of visitors steamed to Preston’s Docks during Saturday and Sunday for the annual Autumn Steam Gala. The Ribble Steam Railway ran special services throughout the weekend for steam enthusiasts […]

6 years ago
Autumn Steam Gala this weekend at Ribble Steam Railway

The Autumn Steam Gala takes place at the Ribble Steam Railway on Saturday and Sunday. Hot behind the tracks from the Preston to Southport 50th anniversary event on Saturday 6 […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ribble Steam Railway to mark 50 years since closure of Preston to Southport line

Remnants of the old Preston-Southport line can still be seen. Pic: Shabbagaz Steam trains are to run around Preston Docks to mark 50 years since a Preston rail line closed. A railway line used to run from Preston to Southport, the West […]

6 years ago
Friendly engines and friendly people at the Ribble Steam Railway

This Saturday and Sunday was what they call a ‘friendly engines’ weekend down at the Ribble Steam Railway in Preston and it was also going to be my first visit […]

7 years ago
Ribble Steam Railway preparing for Friendly Engines event

One of the friendly engines at the Ribble Steam Railway The Ribble Steam Railway on Preston’s Docks is preparing for the return of the Friendly Engines. All the engines running during the weekend of Saturday 19 July and Sunday 20 […]

7 years ago
Walkden goes back to war at Preston

A war time relic returned to its World War II appearance at Preston for Armed Forces Day. The Ribble Steam Railway (RSR) will bring Walkden, one of its most popular […]

7 years ago
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