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.
20th Birthday Bash
26/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Spa Valley Railway
On Saturday 23rd August 1997 the line re-opened the 3 1/2 miles to Groombridge Station. Over the past 20 years the Spa Valley Railway has grown into Tunbridge Wells' biggest tourist attraction.
Sir Cecil's Family Fun Weekend
26/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Tanfield Railway
Colne Valley Bus & Commercial Vehicle Rally
27/8/17 - : Colne Valley Railway
Heritage and Modern buses will be on display. Trains of all ages also feature.
Classic Cars and Steam Trains Day
27/8/17 - : Moseley Railway Trust
Series 1 Land Rover Gathering
27/8/17 - : Talyllyn Railway
Built between 1948 and 1958, there will be some 40 vehicles at Tywyn Wharf station for people to come and see and talk to some of the owners about their Land Rovers. There will be a cross section of models for the ten years of Rover Company production.
Classic Transport Gathering
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Crich Tramway Village
An opportunity for you to bring along your vintage vehicle (classed as those built before 1985), or come and view those on display.
GCRN Bear Express
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Great Central Railway Nottingham
2 days of mixed heritage steam & diesel running along with a chance to meet GCRN's very own Edward the Bear on all services. He will be giving all children on the train a sweet treat and a drink as well. We will also running vehicles from our heritage bus collection providing a circular link from Ruddington to Rushcliffe halt on the Sunday and also on other local routes if possible.
Displays of Vintage Vehicles and Classic Cars
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Lincolnshire Wolds Railway
Bank Holiday Bash
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Mid-Suffolk Light Railway
Classic Transport Show
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
Join us for a festival of classic transport with many vehicles on display and the chance to travel behind our classic steam and diesel loco's in 1950's Mk1 cariages.