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6 hidden gems to discover in Newcastle

Known for its football club, old coal mines and closed down shipyards, Newcastle has recently revitalised itself into a vibrant visitor destination. There is always something to enjoy in Newcastle, be it the Baltic Art Centre, the Sage, the Hancock museum or...

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9 UK train stations featured in films

The UK has been fascinated with trains for many years, and they have played such an essential part of our lives that it’s no wonder they are often used as backdrops to represent typical English and Scottish life. The team at NationalRail.com...

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Places to go: Peterborough

Places to Go is a regular feature from NationalRail.com’s stationmaster, Alex Nelson. His passion for the UK rail network and travelling to new locations around the UK have inspired him to write a regular piece on UK tourism. This month Alex travels...

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