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Railway Magazine

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The Railway Magazine has been the leading voice for train, modern, industry, traction, network, steam, heritage, metro, narrow gauge and overseas railways since 1897. The Railway Magazine provides everything you need to know about trains - from modern headline news on all the latest in the industry to diving deep into the history of the first engines and everything in between.

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Read up on the most iconic engines such as the Orient Express, as well as world-leading updates in all things railway. The Railway Magazine features unmissable articles on cutting-edge technology, ready to revolutionise train travel.

Subscribe to The Railway Magazine and get instant access to the historic celebrations, industry updates and insightful news from the railway community. 

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Railway Magazine  |  1460 - November 2022  

Britain’s best-selling rail title - published continuously since 1897, it commands the respect of professionals and enthusiasts alike.

Since 1897, The Railway Magazine has always provided interesting and informative updates on all the new train developments including networks, technology advancements, worldwide news, and engines in production. In every issue, you can look forward to modern and relevant news on relatable issues such as strikes, derailments, passenger service and facility upgrades that are happening across the nation.

More of a history buff? Don't worry we’ve got you covered! The Railway Magazine contains a plethora of articles on all kinds of classic, vintage, and heritage trains. All of these articles feature stunning photography of the marvellous engines, plus fan-submitted pictures and letters from different points in history.

With a team of writers and editors as passionate about the preservation and celebration of the railway, you’ll discover all there is to know about each unique steam train and its history. With a digital subscription to The Railway Magazine, you can also find the most current events happening across the country so you can view them in all their glory. 

Subscribe to The Railway Magazine today and enjoy all of these features and more from your preferred device:

  • The most up-to-date news on everything railway related
  • A list of railway events across the UK  
  • Stunning photography
  • Features of historical marvels and groundbreaking engineering through time
  • Award-winning and comprehensive news section
  • Relevant updates on strikes, crashes, facility changes and closures
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  • A discount off the RRP of your magazine

You'll receive 12 issues during a 1 year Railway Magazine magazine subscription.

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Railway Magazine

Good overview of railway news in the UK for this Yankee. Reviewed Monday, January 4, 2021

Railway Magazine

Its Brilliant. Great articles. Good spread of Modern Railway and my special interest Heritage Railways - Steam especially. Reviewed Monday, January 4, 2021

Railway Magazine

Very interesting and informative on all aspects of British railways of all types. Reviewed Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Railway Magazine

Great mix of articles - photos are often rather small Reviewed Monday, November 9, 2020

Railway Magazine

. Reviewed Monday, August 31, 2020

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Railway Magazine 1460 - November 2022.

A big year ahead TRAIN OF THOUGHT Representing almost 100 years of change on the East Coast Main Line, ‘A3’ No. 60103 Flying Scotsman stands at King’s Cross on October 14 alongside ‘Azuma’ No. 800113....
Flying Scotsman ready for its 2023 centenary celebrations THE morning of Friday, October 14 saw ‘A3’ Pacific No. 60103 Flying Scotsman make a return to King’s Cross to help celebrate the 170th anniversary of the London terminus, and launch a programme of e...
Boost for Bideford rail plan A GRANT of £6500 from Great Western Railway’s Community Fund has been awarded to develop the case for reinstatement of a rail link between Barnstaple and Bideford in Devon. Supported by Railfuture,...
Deadline set for infill removal NATIONAL Highways (NH) has been given an October 2023 deadline to remove around 1540 tonnes of stone and 100 tonnes of concrete which it used to infill a bridge over a disused section of the Eden Va...
Derailed freight closes two key routes Some of the derailed wagons and the substantial track damage. NR THE derailment of a cement train at Petteril Bridge Junction, south of Carlisle, on the evening of...
Crimean rail link damaged THE 18.1km railway bridge connecting Russia with Crimea was seriously damaged on October 8 following an earlymorning explosion that also destroyed part of the adjacent parallel road bridge. Followi...

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