Virtual Train Journeys

Railways allow us to travel the world without ever leaving our seat, so perhaps it is fitting during lockdown to look at some of the great railway journeys of the world. Let’s start with ordinary commuter trains in extraordinary locations. From the 1870s the narrow-gauge Isle of Man Steam Railway has run the 15.3 mile (24.6km) from […]

Christopher Vine Trainspotting

Peters Railways

Every year Chris Vine comes to the Island to teach Manx schoolchildren about engineering and to share his love of trains. This year he couldn’t come because of the lockdown but he promises to be here next year. Thank you Chris. The photo above is one of the many puzzles Chris has created. To be […]