A golden age of trains, before a dark age for the world

Rail and the development of the USA

How Victorian railways were the engine of modern technologies

The new Great British Railways should abolish the garish sweet shop designs of today’s trains and look to the glorious liveries of the past

Tom Chesshyre recounts Dickens’s troubled history with trains

Tom Chesshyre has a soft spot for railway hotels

Trainsplaining a new world order

Tom Chesshyre finds hidden tales on the platforms

Tom Chesshyre on songs and poetry inspired by trains