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.
Thomas Branch Line Weekend
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Nene Valley Railway
Wansford station will be transformed into a very special place. You'll see lots of familiar characters, and Thomas fans can expect plenty of fun with the superstar engine doing what he does best, meeting and greeting his friends!. Thomas will be hauling trains through the Tunnel to Yarwell and can also be seen in action around Wansford.
Postman Pat Visit
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Northampton & Lamport Railway
Meet Postman Pat and Jess the Cat at intervals throughout the day. Donít forget your camera!
A Family Weekend
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway
With special trains running to see Peppa Pig at intervals at New Romney station.
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway
The annual End of Season Gala Weekend. There will be a mixture of passenger and freight trains hauled by steam or diesel locomotives.
50th Anniversary Gala Weekend!
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : West Lancashire Light Railway
All available locos in steam, plus lots of diesels! Visiting locos and other attractions - watch this space!
Autumn Bus Show
24/9/17 - : Amberley Museum
Vintage Farming Day
24/9/17 - : Bressingham Steam & Gardens
A wide variety of vintage agricultural machinery and tractors will be on show at our annual bygones event. It will be a 'Full Steam Day' running all steamable engines at the museum. Martello, our recently restored Terrier Tank engine will be running for testing on the Standard Gauge Railway. There will be the usual 3 steam narrow gauge railways in operation along with a 2ft railway Slate Train. The Bressingham Steam society also plan to operate the miniature steam Railway.
Titfer Half-Price Day
24/9/17 - : Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
You'll probably know the Cockney slang for hat is a titfer-- all those who wear any hat on yer bonce will travel at half the appropriate full Adult or Child price.
Diesel Day + Car Boot Sale
24/9/17 - : Lincolnshire Wolds Railway
Annual Steam Gala
29/9/17 - 1/10/17 : North Yorkshire Moors Railway
With up to eleven different locomotives in steam over the weekend. The heritage railway will be welcoming some new faces, including 5199 from Llangollen Railway, along with 1501 and 7714 from the Severn Valley Railway, which are all sure to bring that welcomed western feel. SR No. 926 'Repton' will also be making a return after overhaul.