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We are Railfans Podcast - For railfans, by railfans. Exploring all areas of the rail hobby from all around the globe, bringing together the community of rail enthusiasts. www.wearerailfans.com
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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

We are Railfans Podcast - For railfans, by railfans. Exploring all areas of the rail hobby from all around the globe, bringing together the community of rail enthusiasts. www.wearerailfans.com
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    Siddy Holloway: Bringing London Underground secrets to life

    Siddy Holloway: Bringing London Underground secrets to life

    Sam talks about London's hidden transport gems with Siddy Holloway, Engagement Manager at the London Transport Museum and co-presenter of UKTV's 'Secrets of the London Underground'.
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    • 46 min
    Jonathan Glancey: Thunderous Steam Journeys

    Jonathan Glancey: Thunderous Steam Journeys

    Broadcaster, author and avid railfan Jonathan Glancey takes Sam through some of his once-in-a-lifetime railway experiences from across the globe as well as his work on the book LOGOMOTIVE.
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    • 41 min
    NJ TRANSIT: Tales from a 40-year career

    NJ TRANSIT: Tales from a 40-year career

    Sam talks to US railroad engineer Mr Jim Rooney about his days with NJ TRANSIT in New Jersey, the locomotives he has operated and the joy of railroading in the USA.
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    • 32 min
    Hornby: 100 years and beyond! (Special Edition)

    Hornby: 100 years and beyond! (Special Edition)

    Sam talks to Simon and Montana from Hornby, about their journey into the rail hobby, their new television series, A Model World, and why Hornby still continues to fascinate railfans young and old. 
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    • 48 min
    Absolute trains - Radio and the railways

    Absolute trains - Radio and the railways

    Absolute Radio host Richie Firth talks to Sam about his early railfan memories as well as how simulation can be a way for enthusiasts to enjoy the hobby peacefully.
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    • 29 min
    HS2, Working on the world's oldest railway buildings

    HS2, Working on the world's oldest railway buildings

    HS2's Jon Millward talks to Sam about the world's oldest railway buildings and how they relate to Europe's largest infrastructure project.
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    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

colin phippen ,

Very informative

Really enjoying this podcast, so informative. Thanks for all that you do for us

Miles McCloud ,

Train-tastic

Love, love, love this podcast! Exactly what railfandom needs. Looking forward to the next one.

Benjoama ,

Trainspotting gold

What a fantastic podcast! It was great to hear Ben Ando discuss the benefits of high-speed rail - and HS2 - as well as predicting a bright future for the railfan hobby. This podcast is exactly what train fandom needs and I cannot wait for the next episode!

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