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US trip offered to Flying Scotsman enthusiast after Virgin photobomb

US trip offered to Flying Scotsman enthusiast after Virgin photobomb. A man from Lincolnshire has been offered a trip to the United States after a Virgin East Coast train photobombed his view of the Flying Scotsman. Read more from the … Continue reading

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Virgin foils rail fan’s Scotsman dream

A vintage train fan, who hoped to get a terrific view of Flying Scotsman as it travelled from London to York for the first time since its refit, had his moment of magic scuppered. Ryan Allen was one of the … Continue reading

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The Flying Scotsman returns to Peterborough after 10 year restoration this week

The legendary steam locomotive The Flying Scotsman will pass through Peterborough this week following 10 years of renovation. The locomotive will be touring the country and will pass through the city on its inaugural run on Thursday, February 25, on … Continue reading

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Flying Scotsman going full steam ahead for return to the East Coast Main Line

The most important date in a decade has been set for steam enthusiasts – the return of Flying Scotsman to the East Coast Main Line. Its owners, the National Railway Museum have now named the date for this triumphant run … Continue reading

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Flying Scotsman to go through Grantham

Restored railway locomotive Flying Scotsman is planning to pass through Grantham next month It follows a 10-year restoration costing more than £4million on the iconic engine which first emerged from LNER’s Doncaster works in 1923. Read more from the Grantham Matters website.

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