BREAKING NEWS: Change of loco - Diesel Service 18/08/2019

Unfortunately, we have had to change our running loco for the 18th August 2019. We shall now be running a diesel service instead. This is due to staff shortages. Northampton & Lamport Railway are entirely staffed by volunteers.  Why not join us and help run services? Find out more here.

PJ Masks

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

Victorian Day

In Celebration of the lines 160th anniversary
Sunday 22nd September

Santa Specials

Early Bird Special: Save 10% on bookings made before 1st October online
Use the code:
Santa19

Kids for a Quid!

31st August

That’s right – Kids travel for a Quid! 

All Day Rovers

Ride All Day With Our All Day Rovers

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Details on our events for this year.

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Extension South

For news, photos and information on our exciting southern extension, please click here

Boughton Extension: Phase 1 of Bridge 11 works complete!

Our wonderful volunteers have completed the work on time and slightly under budget. The Brampton Valley Way re-opens across the bridge 5th July 2019

Infrastructure Update: Boughton Crossing: Changes to the Road Access

During June 2019 Northamptonshire County Council held a couple of public exhibitions prior submitting a planning application for the North West Relief Road. During these exhibitions it became clear that a new roundabout is to be built in front of the N-LR’s access...

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.

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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, N&LR gets 40% plus 10% to other causes across the Daventry District when tickets are purchased from our page.