Heritage Railways hold over 1000 special events every year. Events for all the railways for the next few months are listed here.
PLEASE NOTE: Events for 2018 will be added over the next few months (It takes a long while to complete as some railways do not list their events until well into the new year).
For a full listing of events for any particular railway, please visit that railway's own website.
Teddy Bear Specials
27/5/18 - 28/5/18 : Elsecar Heritage Railway
Our fantastically popular Teddy Bear Special Steam Trains return. Kids travel FREE if looking after a Teddy Bear. Remember your companion must be a Teddy Bear - rabbits and robots don't count! So bring out the Teddy Bears for an adventure as you travel on the train. Bring a picnic too if you like! Also we're going on a bear hunt!
27/5/18 - 28/5/18 : Helston Railway
Spring Bank Holiday
27/5/18 - 28/5/18 : Lavender Line
We will be running our Resident Steam Engine Bagnall 060 (Empress) and our Resident Heritage Diesel Thumper Unit 1133 (Green Goddess).
Teddy Bears Bank Holiday
27/5/18 - 28/5/18 : Leighton Buzzard Railway
All children who bring a teddy bear along for the ride over the weekend will travel free of charge.
27/5/18 - 28/5/18 : North Norfolk Railway
27/5/18 - 28/7/18 : Cholsey & Wallingford Railway
Grab yourself a pint of the black stuff from the Brake Coach Bar while travelling along 'The Bunk' behind one of our diesel locomotives that used to work at the Guinness Park Royal Brewery.
Annual Heritage Bus Rally
28/5/18 - : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
Bank Holiday Trains
28/5/18 - : Downpatrick & County Down Railway
If you're at a loose end on a Bank Holiday Monday, then a visit to our heritage railway is the perfect way to pass the afternoon.
28/5/18 - : East Somerset Railway
Come and meet Catboy and Owlette at Cranmore. 'Who goes into the night so they can save the day? Who are these heroes to show you the way? PJ MASKS!'
45th anniversary of Exton Park Ironstone Quarry Closing
28/5/18 - : Rocks by Rail (Rutland Railway Museum)
Take a trip on the Rutlander train and Ironstone Quarry Railway Day marking the 45th anniversary of the closure of Exton Park Ironstone Quarry, Rutland