*****RE-OPENING 2nd AUGUST *****

We will be operating a reduced timetable and ALL visitors will have to book in advance

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Kids 4 a Quid

(29th-31st Aug)

Book your tickets in advance for a ride on the line.

Kids travel for £1 each this August Bank Holiday weekend 

NLR Gifts

Looking for a gift for someone special – check out our Northampton & Lamport Railway Gift range.

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Gift Cards

Help support the railway during the lockdown by purchasing gift cards. Cards from £5

All gift cards bought during the lockdown are valid for 2 years.

Premier Line

Missing an issue of Premier Line? – Back issues of our Magazine can now be bought online!

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Details on our events for this year.

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Latest News

North West Relief Road June 2020 planning application feedback

Read the latest details regarding the North West Relief Road planning application


Click here for the latest updates relating to the impact of the Coronavirus
UPDATED 26th June 2020

Extension South: Bridge 11 Phase 2a completed in May 2020

Despite the additional challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic projects at the NLR continues to make progress, with all necessary controls in place. During May 2020 the next phase of the Bridge 11 refurbishment (Phase 2a) was undertaken by Aidan Cardew & team of...

08th June 2020 Membership Message

The Membership Secretary & CIO Trustees are aware that emails sent from memberships@nlr.org.uk are going into the recipient's spam/junk mail folders. Please add this email address or the nlr.org.uk domain into your email software as an allowed sender. As...

Mark 3b Driving Van Trailer 82114 preserved at the Northampton & Lamport Railway

The Northampton & Lamport Railway CIO (N-LR CIO) and Northampton Steam Railway Limited (NSRL) jointly confirm the arrival of Mark 3b Driving Van Trailer (DVT) 82114 on the 15th of May 2020 as part of a joint project to develop the Northampton & Lamport Railway...

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...

Local Lotto – A way to support your railway

The N-LR with our partners at Daventry District Council have joined forces to be part of the Local Loto campaign to help raise funds for local charities in the district. A chance to win £25,000 Purchase your tickets from our Local Lotto Page and 40% from each ticket...

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 (Locomotives,...

covid-19: Please Support your Local Railway

We need to raise £10,000 to get us  through this difficult period

Raised so far

Want a chance to win £25,000?

A new way to support your railway and other causes in Daventry District and have a chance to win £25,000.

We have teamed up with Daventry District Council’s Local Lotto. For every £1 ticket, NLR gets 40% plus 10% to other causes across the Daventry District when tickets are purchased from our page.