News Archive

The table below lists all the Press Releases that The Trust made up to the end of 2006, all can be downloaded by clicking on the link in the right hand column.

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Date

Title

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50 23-Sept- 06 “The Talisman” 2006 Download
49 16-July-06 Boiler arrives in Darlington Download
48 25-Aug-05 Tornado to be tested at Great Central Download
47 23-July-05 First Duchess from Kings X for 41 years Download
46 15- July-05 Tender sponsorship announced Download
45 21-Feb-05 Boiler ordered Download
44 28-Nov-04 Bond reaches half-way point Download
43 09-Aug-04 Boiler supplier choosen Download
42 17-Oct-04 Completion by 2007 possible Download
41 04-Oct-04 Coupling rods fitted Download
40 31- Mar-04 Bond Issue Launched Download
39 22-Jan-04 Local MP Praised Project Download
38 16-Mar-03 RAF Leeming Supports Trust Download
37

2-Oct-02

Moves on own wheels for first time

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36 20-Sept-02 To move on own wheels

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35 3-Aug-03 More progress

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34 13-June-03 Progress continues

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33 22-Apr-02 IMechE President joins Board

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32 23-Nov-01 Top Link Magazine launched

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31 02-Oct-02 First wheels fitted

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30 24-July-02 New Chairman appointed

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29 14-July-02 All six driving wheels completed

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28 20-Apr-02 Motion components forged

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27 20-Mar-02 Apprentices taken on

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26 20-Dec-99 250 Attended Convention

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25 2-Aug-99 Annual spend reaches Quarter Million

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24 28-July99 Smokebox nears completion

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23 30-Apr-99 First wheels on axles

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22 20-Mar-99 First motion components ordered

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21 21-Dec-98 New Award scheme launched

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20 28-Aug-98 50th Birthday party for scrapped sisters

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19 16-Apr-98 Rolls-Royce to support Trust

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18 21-Nov-96 Dedicated Covenant scheme launched

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17 17-Nov-96 £300,000 in grants awarded

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16 24-Apr-96 45% complete, Darlington agreement

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15 26-May-95 Inside cylinder to be cast

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14 1-Mar-95 Agreement with Darlington Council

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13 5-Jan-95 RAF hand over nameplates

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12 8-Dec-94 Significant progress

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11 13-Jluy-94 Construction starts

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10 24-June-94 Cylinder patterns ordered

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9 20-May-94 British Steel roll frame plates

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8 17-Feb-94 Cook’s to cast driving wheels

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7 12-Jan-94 Macready’s sponsorship announced

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6 10-Dec-93 Specification and support coach

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5 9-July-93 Agreement with Doncaster council signed

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4 19-Apr-93 Latest Computer Technology used at NRM

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3 21-Jan-93 Project moves to pre-construction phase

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2 29-Aug-91 Road Show in Farnborough

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1 22-Mar-91 2nd Farnborough Roadshow

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