24th July – KIDS FOR A QUID

27th, 28th, 29th Aug – GALA WEEKEND


Normal Operating Days

Our 2022 timetable and tickets are available to book now.

Cream Tea Specials

Next Events: To be announced

Wheelchair Users' Compartment

Available on all operating days.

Gift Cards

Help us support the railway during difficult times by purchasing gift cards.

Cards from £5.

All gift cards are valid for 2 years.

Latest News

Ironstone Train Project

Introducing an exciting new project at the NLR

‘Peoples Fundraising’

Our online donations and CIO memberships platform has moved from ‘Golden Giving’ to ‘Peoples Fundraising’.

Amazon Smile

Find out how you can donate to the NLR when you shop with Amazon


Click here for the latest updates
UPDATED 24th Jan 2022

Southern Extension

For news, photos and information on our exciting extension to Boughton, please click here

Booking Office Appeal

Help us restore our Booking Office back into use

The N-LR needs YOU!

The NLR is always looking for new volunteers to help out in all areas. There are roles to suit all interests and abilities. Its not all heavily lifting and dirty work! Click here for more information

More news? Here’s where to find it

Welcome to the NLR news page, where the latest news can be read. Additionally news from the individual departments and functions can be found at the following links: Appeals: Appeal information Diesel Group (Diesel Locomotives): Diesel News Engineering (Locomotives,...


Please help us complete the Extension to Boughton

We’re nearly there, but need your help to make it happen soon.

Please DONATE today!

Tracey Curtis, Sept 2021 (Google Review)

“What a treasure of a place fantastic staff…had a lovely day went on the stream train excellent little gift shop and Buffet car…will be back