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7th July, 21st July & 4th August

Kids for a Quid!

31st August

That’s right – Kids travel for a Quid! 

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Come and Meet
at intervals on
Sun 25th & Mon 26th August

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Latest News

Extension South: Bridge 11 Closure and Pedestrian only diversion from 3rd June 2019

The Volunteer Working Members of the Northampton & Lamport Railway will be refurbishing the 7 arch under-bridge known as Bridge 11. Major works start on the 3rd of June 2019 and will mean the Brampton Valley Way will be diverted for pedestrian use only onto a...

We Have Steam! Welcome ‘Eustace Forth’

On Thursday 23rd May operational 0-4-0 saddle tank 'Eustace Forth' arrived at the N-LR. She is kindly on loan from the 7063 Locomotive Group and will be staying with us until the end of 2019. We hope she will see plenty of use on operating days and special events....

Ex-Wicksteed Park loco arrives at NLR for restoration

Ex-Irchester Quarries loco No.9 arrived at the NLR in February. The engine stood in Irchester recreation ground from 1969 to 1979 and was a popular feature of the Wicksteed Park playground from 1979 to 1992. Its new owner has now begun dismantling the engine ready for its restoration to operational condition.

New Loco Shed

Details on progress to build our first loco running shed can be found here.

The N-LR needs YOU!

The Northampton & Lamport Railway is always looking for new volunteers to help out with all of the tasks which can be seen during running days and those "behind the scenes" too. If you take a walk along the Brampton Valley Way (a linear park) you can see the work...

More news? Here’s where to find it

Welcome to the N&LR news page, where the latest news can be read. Additionally news from the individual departments and functions can be found at the following links: Appeals: Appeal information Diesel Group (Diesel Locomotives): Diesel News Engineering...

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