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An award from The National Lottery Heritage Fund will enable redevelopment of heritage buildings as well as a community engagement programme to celebrate the Stockton and Darlington Railway (S&DR).
The award of £3,211,632, made...
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust (A1SLT) is pleased to announce that their next new build steam locomotive project will be called Highlander.
Announced at the A1SLT Annual Convention on Saturday 22nd October, following consultation with...
08 February 2024
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The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust is delighted to have been awarded a grant by the Tees Valley Community Foundation. This award has been made possible thanks to TVCF donors. The grant is specifically...
05 January 2024
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It is no exaggeration to say that David Elliott was a pioneer of new build steam. Since he began volunteering in 1991, David has made possibly the greatest contribution to the objectives of The A1...
20 December 2023
It is our sad duty to inform you of the death this morning of David Elliott.
Although we all knew that David was not well, and that time was against him, this news nevertheless comes as a...
11 December 2023
Shortly after the 2023 Convention we heard the sad news that Peter Townend, one of our Vice-Presidents, had died at the age of 98. Peter’s involvement with the Trust dates to the first...
29 September 2023
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust launches Top Link "living legacy" campaign.
The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust has always been a forward looking organisation, creating new build...
25 September 2023
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The first of the new boilers, intended for No. 2007 Prince of Wales, is due to be delivered this autumn.
Our team, lead by Chairman Steve Davies, were in Germany in early september to meet with...