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All Day Rover
August 24 @ 11:00 - 16:00
An event every week that begins at 11:00 on Sunday, repeating until 13th October 2019
One event on 27th May 2019 at 11:00
One event on 24th August 2019 at 11:00
Standard Travel Day Rovers give you unlimited travel for the day on the Northampton & Lamport Railway. Valid on normal service trains (non-event days – green on the timetable).
Travel along our one and half miles of running line through the Northamptonshire countryside. Trains leave on the hour from Pitsford & Brampton Station located between the two villages behind the Brampton Halt Pub.
This weekend will see the Heritage Class 31 diesel 31289 “Pheonix” pulling the day’s service.
31289 was built in 1961 by Brush Engineering, Loughborough, as part of an order generated by the modernisation plan of 1955. Originally built with a Mirrlees JVS12T 1,250 bhp (930 kW) engine, it was re-engined by BR with an English Electric 12SVT engine, capable of producing 1470 bhp (1,100 kW), and speeds of up to 90 mph.
Facilities at N&LR
Full of 1940’s, 50’s, and 60’s nostalgia, our souvenir shop stocks gifts and souvenirs that remind us of a bygone age as well as a wide range of toys.
Platform 3 Buffet
What better than to enjoy a relaxing cup of tea or coffee from our buffet coach? Hot and Cold snacks and ice creams are also available.
The Emporium and The Shed
Second-hand books, DVDs, CDs records and jigsaws in The Emporium and bric-a-brac in The Shed, all at bargain prices. (Open most Sundays and events according to volunteer availability)
Facilities at the Railway
Free Parking is available and toilets are located on the station platform. This includes a ramp giving access to baby changing and disabled toilet facilities.
Brampton Valley Way
Take a walk along the Brampton Valley Way a 14-mile linear park through the Northamptonshire countryside. A fairly level footpath and cycle path from Northampton to Market Harborough – suitable for all ages.
No booking is required for Normal Running Days. Tickets are bought on arrival from the Booking Office/Souvenir Shop
|Ticket Type||Online Price||On The Day Price|
|Concessions (60+, Students, NHS staff, Forces (With Valid ID))||£4.20||£4.50|
|Family (2 Adults + 2 Children)||£16.20||£17.00|
|Children under 2||FREE||FREE|
(Access to platform only)
|HRA Passes Valid for all trains today|
|Groups/Parties of 10 or more receive 10% discount|