The story of Britains steam railways from the early days of Stephensons rocket through to the end of mainline steam services and the preserved steam lines of today. Features all the most famous steam locomotives of yes...
All the great steam locomotives of yesteryear are here, the 1815 Steam Elephant and Stephensons Rocket through to the precious preserved locos. The programme includes City of Truro (the first steam engine to exceed 100 mph), Flying Scotsman (the worlds most famous steam locomotive), Mallard (world speed record holder for a steam locomotive) and Evening Star (the last ever steam engine built for
Want to explore the past in detail? Then do it with Ladybird Histories, from the legendary experts who have got millions of curious kids reading. Books you can read all by yourself, packed with incredible knowledge and colour pictures. But this time, in a larger paperback format with a longer, more detailed text. This is history made fun full of exciting facts that keep you turning the pages and
Become a gamers best friend and treat a friend or family member to a generous choice of great games, with the 50 Steam Wallet Card.With over 50 million users worldwide and a selection of thousands of games, theres never been a better time to help top up a Steam Wallet. Giving the ability to purchase, download and play games from the comfort of a computer chair, its the ideal gift for any PC
Treat a friend or loved one to a top-up of their Steam account with the 10 Steam Wallet Card.With over 50 million users worldwide and a selection of thousands of games, theres never been a better time to help top up a Steam Wallet. Giving the ability to purchase, download and play games from the comfort of a computer chair, its the ideal gift for any PC gamer.Whether you know a FPS fanatic, RPG
Step aboard the gleaming carriages of the Belmond British Pullman, part of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express collection, adorned in umber and cream livery. Stewards, in their immaculate uniforms, welcome you on board the train. Experience the Golden Age of Travel on a very special steam hauled excursion. Relive a magical moment in history whilst enjoying a five course lunch with champagne and wine
A lovely gift idea for any railway and steam vehicles enthusiast. The box includes a jigsaw puzzle and a DVD featuring English branch lines and byways, full of interesting facts for the more passionate railway admirers, at a running length of approximately 55 minutes. The 500 piece puzzle is a pleasure to assemble and is perfect for adults and children alike. The photograph taken from a scene in
Coat of Arms & Surname HistoryEveryone likes to know a little bit more about themselves and this Coat of Arms & Surname History gives you or a loved one the chance to see where you have come from.Your surname history will be printed on a scroll with a full colour rendition of the earliest coat of arms associated with your chosen surname.The history includes a wealth of information,
A bestseller in 2008, Remember Remember has continued to enlighten and entertain readers wanting to brush up on their history. Concise and authoritative, Remember, Remember makes history interesting and accessible for everyone once again.
Founded in 1947 by Trevor Wilkinson, TVR (originally known as Trevcar Motors) was an independent British manufacturer of sports cars. The pride of Blackpool, for more than 65 years TVR produced classic models such as the Griffith, Cerbera, Tuscan and Sagaris, all of which are celebrated on this PistonHeads design. This is original art inspired by TVR. It is unofficial and in no way associated
Leicester Tigers 1880-2014 Official History of Leicester Football ClubThe long overdue full update to the original flagship publication brings the unique story of Leicester Football Club right up to the present day.Once again authored by the successful combination of official club historian and statistician Stuart Farmer and renowned rugby journalist David Hands, the new edition not only covers
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The era when the speed and power of the stream train epitomised the freedom and romance of travel. The age when, although elaborate and delicate, the steam railway was one of the most successful feats of construction and organisation ever evolved by man. The locomotives, the rolling stock and liveries, the journeys and the architecture; all of which went to make one of the greatest eras in railway
BrainBox is the ten-second memory recall game that challenges children to study a card for ten seconds then flip it over and answer the questions on the back of the card that correspond with the images and words on the front of the card. A fun and challenging way to learn British history while building memory and observation skills! Brand: University Games Game: BrainBox - British History Age
All Burton bags are backed by a lifetime warranty. ; Vintage style meets modern minimalism with the classy Burton Tinder pack! ; Vintage-inspired backpack with faux leather detailing. ; Roomy main compartment for your daily essentials. ; Rucksack style main entry with drawstring and dual clasp closure. ; Separate padded laptop compartment for safe, secure, and easy accessibility (16.5 in x 10 in x
If youve got a wild side then these are the Crown Joules for you. Featuring a whole host of animals from stags to horses and dogs to pigs. Crafted from super soft cotton that contains a little stretch for a lot of comfort.
At Zukes they understand that a high protein diet supports strength, vitality, and performance. Thats why they created Zukes Z-Filets Select Slices of Premium Meat Beef. At over 80% pure beef, theyre lean, wholesome and delicious - big time support for strong muscles and sturdy bones. But be warned, with all the extra energy protein provides, your dog may knock you over with impromptu licks of