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Peter Johnson Railway historian, journalist, photographer

Peter Johnson can give digital presentations with the titles listed below. They are suitable for audiences ranging from railway enthusiasts, model engineers, local historians, ladies (WI/TG) to pensioners &c. Commentaries are adapted to the target audience and those who don’t want ‘nuts and bolts’ details on the intricacies of steam locomotives won’t be bamboozled with technicalities. Shows usually last about an hour but can be tailored to suit your programme.

All projection equipment is provided.

Fees are: Leicester (inc Wigston, Oadby, Braunstone, Birstall, Anstey, Glenfield) - £40; Leicestershire - £45; Midlands (Birmingham, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Peterborough, Staffordshire, Warwickshire) - £60. Elsewhere by negotiation.


A journey through history and Snowdonia on the Festiniog Railway

The Great Little Trains of Wales

The Welsh Highland Railway and its revival

Rebuilding the Welsh Highland Railway

The Festiniog Railway – from the archives

The Welsh Highland Railway – from the archives

British Narrow Gauge Railways - an A to Z


(These are gricers’ shows, with lots of pictures crammed in, with scenes of locos etc under repair/construction.)

Behind the scenes on the Festiniog Railway

Behind the scenes on the Welsh Highland Railway

To arrange a show, please use the contact page.