Possible TV Appearance

Check out The Golden Age of Steam Programme 1: Small is beautiful on Monday 10th December 9pm BBC FOUR. You might possibly get to see Gertrude. But watch it anyway either way! The first of a great little 2 part series.

Nik on December 4th, 2012 | File Under Uncategorized | No Comments -

The Doll and Gertrude together again

Gertrude and The Doll have been reunited again this last week and working together on the WHHR in Porthmadog. Read More »

Nik on May 9th, 2012 | File Under Visits | No Comments -

2012 Season

We are pleased to confirm that Gertrude will be remaining at the Welsh Highland Heritage Railway for the duration of the 2012 season. Read More »

Nik on March 18th, 2012 | File Under Visits | 1 Comment -

Gertrude Takes Centre Stage

One of the largest events for railway enthusiasts every year, around 17,000 visitors attended the National Model Railway Exhibition on 19/20 November 2012.

Gertrude in the Hall

Gertrude on display in Hall 5 of the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.

As part of the Warley Model Railway Club’s NATIONAL MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION hundreds of visitors stepped onto the footplate of Gertrude, while a historic display of her life, and of where she worked in industry – the Alfred Hickman ironstone quarry at Sydenham, near Adderbury, and the Stewarts & Lloyds steelworks at Bilston – could also be viewed, along with photographs and video of Gertrude’s preservation activities with Exmoor Transport. Read More »

Tony on December 1st, 2011 | File Under Visits | No Comments -

Win a day’s Driver Experience on Gertrude in Wales!

Tickets for our charity grand draw will be on sale throughout the Warley Model Railway Exhibition over the 19/20th November. The draw will be raising money for The Railway Children charity.

Grand Draw

For a £1 ticket you could find yourself living the dream of driving a steam locomotive for a whole day!

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Nik on November 14th, 2011 | File Under Uncategorized | No Comments -