Heritage Railways hold over 1000 special events every year. Events for all the railways for the next few months are listed here.
For a full listing of events for any particular railway, please visit that railway's own website.
12/8/17 - 13/8/17 : Midland Railway - Butterley
Will feature over 20 model railway layouts and a broad cross section of model retailers and suppliers will be present. A large range of specialist demonstrations will also take place illustrating the many and varied aspects of the hobby, from scenic tips such as the modelling of trees and scenery, through to the building of rolling stock. There will be something of interest in model form for all.
Teddy Bears Outing
12/8/17 - 13/8/17 : Moseley Railway Trust
Teddy Bears Day Out
12/8/17 - 13/8/17 : Spa Valley Railway
All accompanied children who bring a teddy travel for £1 (and teddy goes free!).
Steam & Vintage Weekend
12/8/17 - 13/8/17 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
'Nearly Fifty' Gala Weekend
12/8/17 - 13/8/17 : West Lancashire Light Railway
Intensive running with all available locos in steam. Cake stall and catering van, also coconut shy and model railways. Try driving one of our diesel engines!
Stewart Classic Vehicle Register - Summer Gathering
13/8/17 - : Great Central Railway Nottingham
Featuring a 'not to be missed' display of fantastic heritage road vehicles from bygone times. Showcasing vintage cars, buses and commercial vehicles, and miniature railway, trade stands and vehicle memorabilia, there is something for everyone.
Teddy Bears Day Out
13/8/17 - : Hollycombe Steam Collection
Today's the day that Teddy Bears are encouraged to come along to Hollycombe and join in the fun! Bring along your teddies and maybe bring a picnic and enjoy it in our peaceful woodland gardens before the afternoon fun starts.
Heritage Goods Day
13/8/17 - : Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Head back to the past to discover how the railways provided all our daily transport, taking food from the farm to the factory to the shops, and distributing goods and products from the ports to the towns, or our heritage works train may be in operation.
Teddy Bear Day
13/8/17 - : Lincolnshire Wolds Railway
Moving the Mail
14/8/17 - : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
A very interesting Day Out - even if you have never heard of the Great Train Robbery, or didn't realise that Travelling Post Office Trains no longer travel the length and breadth of Great Britain! Visit our new TPO display coach and modern Museum, complete with 1946 Mail Van and Underground Post Office Vehicles!