Wednesday, 8 October 2008


Wolmar is running a half marathon on October 12th for the Railway Children charidee.

He writes: "I know these things are a pain but it is a really worthwhile charity that helps runaway and homeless children at stations across the world.

It is really easy to give as I have set up a just giving page, and you get a free copy of my latest book if you give £75 or more.

For details of the Railway Children visit their website."

The Fact Compiler wonders how much we would need to sponsor him to keep on running?


***Iowa Pacific Holdings plans to reinstate all of the Weardale railway's 18 miles of track by the end of 2009.***

Read the BBC story here