East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #16, #17 & #18 – Nuneaton, Narborough and Leicester

On Friday 7th June 2019, I knocked out another three stations as part of my ongoing East Midlands Ranger Area challenge. In fact, I took six trains to five different stations, but I had been to two of them before. It was a rainy and windy summer’s morning when I left home to start my…… Continue reading East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #16, #17 & #18 – Nuneaton, Narborough and Leicester

East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #14 & #15 – Ambergate and Whatstandwell

The latest adventure in my quest to visit all the railway stations in the East Midlands Ranger Area continued today, Wednesday 29th May 2019. Before I tell you all about it, it came to my attention yesterday that there are actually 76 stations on the list, and not 75. Ilkeston railway station was opened in…… Continue reading East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #14 & #15 – Ambergate and Whatstandwell

East Midlands Ranger Area Station #6 – Cromford

Back at the end of February 2019, I took a trip to Cromford in Derbyshire. It is a small village north of Derby, famous for its mills and the mill pond which is in the heart of the village. My journey began, as they all do, at my home station of Burton on Trent. The…… Continue reading East Midlands Ranger Area Station #6 – Cromford

East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #11, #12 & #13 – Sileby, Loughborough and Beeston

As part of my own personal challenge to visit all 76 railway stations in the East Midlands Ranger Area, I decided to knock out another three stations on Saturday 27th April 2019. My itinerary was to take me from my home station of Burton on Trent to the village of Sileby, Leicestershire. The outbound journey…… Continue reading East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #11, #12 & #13 – Sileby, Loughborough and Beeston

East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #9 & #10 – Matlock Bath and Matlock

Inspired by the YouTube channel All the Stations, in which a couple from London travelled to all 2,563 railway stations which were open at the time (2017) in Great Britain, I have decided to try to visit all 76 stations in the East Midlands Ranger area. I have no time limit on this, just as…… Continue reading East Midlands Ranger Area Stations #9 & #10 – Matlock Bath and Matlock