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This week (15th-21st October)

Posted On: October 15th, 2018

Sittingbourne's Steam Railway is now closed until December and March. This weekend is not a Work Weekend but next weekend is! We've got loads of work to carry out before Santa visits in December Don’t…

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This week (24-30th September)

Posted On: September 28th, 2018

This weekend sees trains running frequently 11am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday as it's the End of Season Gala Weekend. It is planned that all three steam locomotives (Leader, Melior and Superb) will be sharing duties…

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This week (17th-23rd September)

Posted On: September 17th, 2018

This week is the last of the Season's normal Sunday operations with trains departing Sittingbourne Viaduct station hourly 1-4pm. Our next big event is the last one of the season - Gala Weekend - on 29/30th September. We’re going…

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This week (10-16th September)

Posted On: September 12th, 2018

We're back to the usual Sunday operations with trains departing Sittingbourne Viaduct station hourly 1-4pm. Our next big event is the last one of the season - Gala Weekend - on 29/30th September. We’re really going…

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This week (28th August – 2nd September)

Posted On: August 28th, 2018

The summer holidays are almost over and the season is drawing to a close. Trains will be running on Wednesday (hourly 1-4pm)  and then we return to the usual Sunday trains (also hourly 1-4pm) until…

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This week (20-27th August)

Posted On: August 20th, 2018

Here comes a bank holiday! It's also the last one before Christmas so book your Santa Specials now! Trains will be running on Wednesday (hourly 1-4pm) then Ivor the Engine returns for Sunday and Monday to…

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This week (13-19th August)

Posted On: August 13th, 2018

This month, trains will be running every Wednesday 1-4pm and Sunday 11am-4pm. This Saturday we will also be collecting money for our defibrillator appeal at Asda, Sittingbourne, from 10am until 6pm. The bank holiday weekend (26-27th…

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This week (6-12th August)

Posted On: August 6th, 2018

This month, trains will be running every Wednesday 1-4pm and Sunday 11am-4pm. The bank holiday weekend (26-27th August) sees Ivor the Engine return to the Railway. Don’t forget to check out our new Weekly Newsletter which…

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Sunday 5th August – diesel power

Posted On: August 1st, 2018

Due to crew shortages we are unable to run the planned steam service on Sunday 5th August, instead diesel locomotives Victor (the original and only Bowaters narrow gauge diesel engine) and Barton Hall (a former…

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This week (30th July – 5th August) – updated

Posted On: July 30th, 2018

The school holidays are here! Due to a crew shortage on Sunday, trains will be hauled by diesel locomotives Victor and Barton Hall. We apologise for the lack of steam power but as a volunteer-run…

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