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.
War in the Valley 2017
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Churnet Valley Railway
Our annual wartime weekend, as the Churnet Valley is transported back to the 1940s and World War II. 1940s Military Goods Train. ENSA Singer Paul Harper. North West Military Collectors Battle Re-enactment. North Staffs Military Vehicle Trust Display.
Day out with Thomas
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Colne Valley Railway
Fifty Not Out
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Leighton Buzzard Railway
Celebrating the first half-century of the volunteer led society which runs this unique railway.
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
Several engines in steam, marquee attractions, real ale, and much more.
Autumn Teddy Bears Weekend
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Midland Railway - Butterley
You will be greeted by the larger than life Butterley Bear and there will be special Teddy Bears displays around the railway, featuring about 200 bears of all shapes and sizes. There is a themed children's competition and as a special offer, any child brought in by their own Teddy Bear will be able to travel free of charge.
30/9/17 - 1/10/17 : Ribble Steam Railway
40 Shillings Special
1/10/17 - : East Kent Railway
Autumn Steam Gala
5/10/17 - 8/10/17 : Great Central Railway
Autumn Steam Gala
5/10/17 - 8/10/17 : West Somerset Railway
We will have a large fleet of steam engines in action over the four days.
Deltic Preservation Society 40th Anniversary Gala
6/10/17 - 8/10/17 : Bluebell Railway
The event will feature 4 working Deltics, D9002, D9009, 55019 and 55022 and possibly a surprise visitor.