This week (20-26th November) – booking status updated 26/11

The Railway is now closed until Santa Specials in December.

There are no more formal Work Weekends until January. On Wednesdays, our Gardening, Carriage & Wagon and Permanent Way (track) maintenance teams meet to work on various projects. The Permanent Way return on Sundays. The Locomotive Engineering team meet regularly but it is best to email for the dates they will be on site.

You can book your Santa Special trips now, availability is shown below (green = good availability, orange = train filling up and red = train full):

  • Saturday 2nd – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Sunday 3rd – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Saturday 9th – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Sunday 10th – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Saturday 16th – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Sunday 17th – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
  • Saturday 23rd – 11am, 12pm, 2pm & 3pm

Call 01795 428269 or download the booking form – fares are £13 for over 3s and £10 for under 3s. Children receive a present from Santa (there will be a selection to choose from), everyone else gets seasonal refreshments. This year, steam locomotive Leader will be operating the Santa’s Special trains (subject to availability).