Topic: Scotland

Night time picture of Caledonian Sleeper coach being delivered by road on a huge trailer

Irish railway project takes Scottish sleeper cars

The rolling stock formely used for the Caledonian Sleeper, the overnight service between London and Scotland, has found a new home. In an exciting development for railway enthusiasts, the Connemara Railway Project has taken delivery...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Edinburgh Tram on test run in Leith Walk, seen from a tenement window above

Edinburgh trams make historic move

Edinburgh Trams have made history for the right reasons, for once. A test run saw the first guided rail vehicle to traverse Leith Walk in 66 years. History was made on Monday night (13 March),...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Scottish passenger train at platform with iconic Forth Bridge in background

Rail industry welcomes investment plans for Scotland

The Railway Industry Association (RIA) has welcomed the Scottish government commitments to sustaining rail funding in their recent budget statement, made to parliament in Edinburgh earlier this month. The representative body also applauded the statement...Read more
|1 comment|author: Simon Walton