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2014 Steam Heritage Guide - biggest ever!

2014 Steam Heritage Guide - biggest ever!

The 2014 edition of the popular Steam Heritage Guide will be available in mid-March, so don't miss out on planning those exciting holidays and days out. This year's Guide is the biggest ever as we have added another… read more

Transport Trust Awards 2014

Entries are invited for The Transport Trust Restoration Awards. A number of cash awards, normally up to a maximum of £5,000 each, are made annually for high quality transport restoration projects which are well advanced,… read more

SS Freshspring - saving a unique survivor

SS Freshspring - saving a unique survivor

While on the subject of restoration causes, I must mention the ss Freshspring which is the last of a batch of fresh water carriers built to service Royal Navy ships anchored off shore in places such as Malta. She was built… read more

Sandfields Pumping Station – help save it

Sandfields Pumping Station – help save it

Tucked away on the south edge of Lichfield is the former Sandfields Pumping Station, looking rather forlorn and neglected. A modern housing estate has been built around it and although the building is listed, it seems that… read more

Nearly there!

Nearly there!

The 2013 Steam Heritage Guide is being printed and will be in WHSmiths and Sainsburys stores from 21st March, as well as good independent newsagents. You can buy your copy of the printed 2013 Guide at one of these stores,… read more

2012 Steam Heritage Guide published!

2012 Steam Heritage Guide published!

The 2012 Steam Heritage Guide has arrived from the printers and is being sent out to mail order customers. Full of information on 830 museums, heritage railways & attractions, as well as 1200 events, this is the 'must… read more

Pleasley Pit is the nation’s angel

The historic Pleasley Pit has won a prestigious national award, highlighting the Derbyshire site as the finest restored industrial building in the country. The Pit has received an English Heritage Angel Award. The awards,… read more

Industrial Heritage at Risk

Poll shows 80% think it is as Important as Castles and Country Houses The largest ever research project into the condition of England’s industrial heritage was recently published by English Heritage together with its… read more

2012 updates

With the end of the 2011 season almost upon us, museums, attractions and events organisers are invited to update their entires on line. Just register (if you haven't already) to access your details and you can update… read more

Exclusive new jigsaw range launched!

Exclusive new jigsaw range launched!

With those dark evenings coming on, we have produced a range of 520 and 1000 piece jigsaw puzzles to entertain you this autumn and winter. The range of six puzzles covers a wide range of subjects, so you can choose those… read more

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