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May 12th 2015
Welsh Pony gallops ahead
The £150,000 restoration of Welsh Pony has reached a major milestone with the delivery of parts for the loco’s new boiler. Designs for the new boiler were completed in early February.
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April 28th 2015
Slate Miners travel to work at Wrysgan Quarry
The Adit-Now Mine History and Exploration Society held their now annual Victorian Miners’ Day on Saturday 24th April 2015.
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April 8th 2015
Sunday May 3rd: Memorial Service for Allan Garraway
A memorial service for former General Manager and Vice President of the Ffestiniog Railway Society, Allan Garraway will take place at Tan y Bwlch station on the morning of Sunday 3rd May.
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March 3rd 2015
Great Western Express - Supporting the Ffestiniog Railway Society
On Saturday 11th April 2015, the Dee and Mersey Group is running a railtour to The Cotswolds, in collaboration with Chester Model Railway Club. 
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February 10th 2015
The Snowdonian - April 18th 2015 - Tickets still available
The Snowdonian offers an 80 mile round trip over the whole railway with a variety of motive power, and tickets for this years's train are still available.

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January 28th 2015
Prince in steam at the National Railway Museum in York at half term
Prince and three historic four-wheeled carriages will be travelling to the National Railway Museum at York offering rides to kids of all ages attending the museum's half term Paddington Bear event in February.
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January 16th 2015
Two Ffestiniog Railway carriages to move to new home in England
Two steel-bodied bogie carriages which have worked on the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways since 1980 have been sold to the Golden Valley Light Railway in Derbyshire. Carriage 119 will be delivered to Butterley in the next few weeks and 117 will follow in 2016.
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January 5th 2015
Themed Nights at Spooner's during January and February
We're Just ten days away from the first of this winter's themed nights at Spooner's...
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January 5th 2015
New look for Boston Lodge
Boston Lodge - the oldest operating railway workshop in the world - is set for a major upgrade.
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December 30th 2014
Allan Garraway
Allan Garraway, FR General Manager from 1955 – 1983, died in his sleep last night at his home in Newtonmore. He was 88.
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November 18th 2014
Progress report on the restoration of Welsh Pony
The most enigmatic of the original Ffestiniog locos, Welsh Pony, was the third engine in line for restoration to service when the railway was reopened in the 1950s. 
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November 14th 2014
Shop News: Railway Modelling
Some technologies make a significant impact on the railway modelling hobby and the most recent and probably most exciting of these is 3D printing.
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