Flying Scotsman

Flying Scotsman Winter Update

As we head into the festive period, here’s a run through of the latest news and events involving the nation’s..

East Coast Glamour Icon

Since 1862, the 'Flying Scotsman' train service has been transporting passengers between London and Edinburgh in true style. The story is rooted in the origins of the railways in nineteenth-century Britain.

Scrapheap survivor

With the arrival of diesel technology in the 1960s, Flying Scotsman was facing the scrapyard. One man just couldn't let that happen.

Progress in the workshop – November 2015

A video taken in the Bury workshop of Riley &Son (E) Ltd in November 2015 as the restoration nears completion.