Whats On?

Events Calendar 2022

There’s a lot going on at the Railway throughout the rest of 2022.

Please click on the boxes below for tickets and further information.

***SANTA SPECIALS tickets now on sale! (scroll down and click on box)

Sunday 21st Aug - Normal Operating Day

Train rides, free parking, souvenir shop open

Buffet open serving hot/cold drinks, snacks and freshly prepared hot food

27th, 28th, 29th Aug - Bank Holiday Family Gala

Our BIGGEST event of the year!

Special guest loco – GWR Prairie No.5553

Demonstration freight trains, intensive timetable

Kids rides, ice creams, heritage vehicles, model railway

Sunday 4th Sept - Normal Operating Day

Train rides, free parking, souvenir shop open

Buffet open serving hot/cold drinks, snacks and freshly prepared hot food

Sunday 11th Sept - Normal Operating Day

Train rides, free parking, souvenir shop open

Buffet open serving hot/cold drinks, snacks and freshly prepared hot food

18th & 25th Sept - NO TRAINS

The railway is closed to the public during this period.

Sunday 2nd October - BIG KIDS for a Quid

Grandparents Day is officially the first Sunday of October each year. Come celebrate it with us!

All adults ride for just £1, when accompanied by a fare-paying child.

Free parking, Buffet and souvenir shop open

9th & 16th Oct - NO TRAINS

The railway is closed to the public during this period.

COMING SOON - Halloween weekend 29th/30th October

‘Trick or Treat Trains’ (for all ages)

‘Fright Night Trains’ (after dark – for braver souls)

6th, 13th & 20th Nov - NO TRAINS

The railway is closed to the public during this period.

Nov & Dec - Santa Specials

What better way to get in the spirit for Christmas than to meet Santa and have a ride on a steam train!

10th/11th and 17th/18th Dec

An intimate VIP experience

Events and running days later in the year will appear here soon.

TIMETABLE

On normal operating days (not special events) trains depart at:

  • 11:00
  • 12:00
  • 13:00
  • 14:00
  • 15:00

Each train ride lasts about 30 mins

For SPECIAL EVENT timetables, please see the event booking page

STANDARD PRICES

2022 PRICES

Adults (18+) £7.00
Children (2-17) £6.00
Concessions* £5.00
Family (2 adults & 2 children) £21.00
under 2s FREE
Carers (accompanying disabled passengers) FREE

DISCOUNTS available for:

  • NLR CIO Members
  • Advance online bookings – see booking pages for details
  • Group bookings (10+ persons)

HRA passes are accepted for free travel with the exception of some special event days.

PLEASE NOTE – fares for special events may be different – see event page

*Concessions include 60+, students, NHS and Forces card holders

WHEELCHAIR COMPARTMENT

All our service trains now include a dedicated wheelchair compartment.

For full details please click HERE

All Day Rover Tickets

A ‘Rover’ ticket allows you to ride on every train on the day of purchase.

These are available to purchase on the day from the Booking Office on ‘Normal Operating Days’ ONLY (they are NOT available during most special events – except the Summer Gala – see event info for details).

‘Rovers’ on Normal Operating Days are £15 per person. 

FAQs

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page HERE