Last updated: 24 July
On local railways this weekend 26/27 July...
WHITWELL & REEPHAM RAILWAY - 5th Steam Rally. See website.
BURE VALLEY RAILWAY - “Strawberries & Steam”. Free local strawberries for every fare-paying passenger.
MID SUFFOLK LIGHT RAILWAY - Light Railway Day (Sunday only)
News Update - Level Crossing Safety Improvements
At our meeting on 6 March we heard about the work of railway inspector Steven Bateson and efforts to improve safety at railway crossings. The House of Commons Transport Select Committee has now published its report on level crossing safety. Click here for further information and here to open the report as a pdf document.
NRS ANNUAL SHOW DAY 2014
For our report, photo gallery and link to the EDP's video of this year's event click here.
A DATE FOR 2015 - THE NRS ANNUAL SHOW WILL BE ON SATURDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2015....Planning is already under way.
This season's meetings have finished. We meet again in September for our Members' Summer Reports Evening.
The current NRS newsletter NL 59/3 was published on 5 June and the next newsletter is due for publication in early August.
NRS meetings and other local railway events click here
Last update 31 May 2014
For reports on recent NRS meetings and visits click here
Meetings began again on 19 September 2013 and will be reported on the Meetings Reports page. Last Update 31 May 2014.
Earlier reports can now be found on the Past Meetings page.
The News Digest now includes photographs and will be updated periodically. Some items from the NRS Newsletter (published bi-monthly and provided free to NRS members) will be included.
Last update 6 August 2013
..and the News Archive now covers January 2007 - February 2013
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