Mallard receives national heritage award

The world's fastest steam locomotive, Mallard, has received a prestigious national heritage award in recognition of its designer's genius.

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Mallard wins award

Tim Godfrey, Sir Nigel Gresley's grandson Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

Mallard, the world's fastest steam locomotive, has received an award on the anniversary of designer Sir Nigel Gresley's death.

Gresley's grandson, Tim Godfrey, was born the same year as Mallard broke the world speed steam record. He attended the ceremony in York.

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