In the world of steam trains they do not come much bigger. Or faster. Back in 1938 The Mallard broke the world record for a locomotive reaching speeds of 126 miles per hour on its way to Peterborough from Grantham.
Well as part of the 75th anniversary celebrations, the Mallard's entire family came to her!
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Becoming cloudier and breezier into the evening, with a little light rain at times. It will be much milder than of late. Lows of 7 deg C.
A row of listed cottages on Norfolk's Blickling Estate have been destroyed by fire which spread through its thatched roof.
Staying mainly dry this afternoon and feeling relatively warm. Highs today of 16 deg C.