Family gathered on the platform at Whitehead Railway station watching a locomotive approach

Projects

RPSI 2020

Thanks to National Lottery funding and the support of their dedicated volunteers, the Railway Preservation Society for Ireland (RPSI) have been able to preserve and bring the story of Ireland’s railways to life.

'Jubilee' class steam locomotive - 45596 Bahamas

Projects

'Jubilee' class steam locomotive - 45596 Bahamas

The golden age of steam always proves to be an irresistible attraction to people of all ages. A grant of £780,800 will help restore a famous main-line steam locomotive based on the Keighley and the Worth Valley Railway.

The outside of the Hull Maritime Museum, under renovation, with sea monster tentacles appearing out the top

Projects

Hull: Yorkshire’s Maritime City (HYMC)

Driven by the legacy of the UK City of Culture 2017, Hull has been using the story of its maritime history to become a world-class visitor destination.

A heavy horse

Projects

Milfield HHA

Milfield Heavy Horse Association at Hay Farm in Berwick-upon-Tweed is set up to celebrate and preserve rare breed heavy horses and keep traditional farming skills alive.

Underneath the Cutty Sark

Projects

Cutty Sark Conservation Project

The Cutty Sark conservation project has helped to save one of the world’s last surviving tea clippers and provided generations to come with a new way to engage with the ship and explore her history.