Yorkshire Times
A Voice of the North
6:01 PM 28th January 2021

Yorkshire Heritage Railway Shares Beloved Tales And Bedtime Stories For National Storytelling Week

To celebrate National Storytelling Week (30th January - 6th February) North Yorkshire Moors Railway has teamed up with a number of critically-acclaimed authors for a week of readings and activities.

Chris Vine
Chris Vine
Keep your eyes peeled as each day a new storytelling-themed post on NYMR’s social channels will reveal fun activities, including a railway-inspired short story writing session; an exclusive reading by Chris Vine from an excerpt of his charming series of children's train books, Peter’s Railway; and videos from the likes of Yorkshire-born Andrew Martin, author of a series of railway-themed detective novels.

In addition, on Monday 1st February, North Yorkshire Moors Railway's Piglet will be reading a bedtime story at 4pm.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway's Piglet
North Yorkshire Moors Railway's Piglet
To get involved in NYMR’s Storytelling Week, follow them on Twitter or Facebook.

To purchase railway-inspired novels and other books, visit