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.
Autumn Diesel Gala
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Epping Ongar Railway
Day Out With Thomas
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Ride not only with Thomas but also behind other steam and diesel engines, including Daisy, on the frequent trains between Cheltenham Race Course, Winchcombe and Toddington. Of course the Fat Controller will once again be over seeing proceedings and trying to make sure that Thomas doesn't get into any mischief!
Day Out With Thomas
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Kent & East Sussex Railway
Experience a 50 minute return steam train journey behind one of Thomas' friends. Shake hands with The Fat Controller. Meet Rusty & Dusty, Sir Topham's mischievous comedy sidekicks. Unlimited rides behind Thomas in his carriages at Tenterden.
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : Llangollen Railway
All available diesel locos will be out over this BRAND NEW Diesel Weekend. Class 26 D5310 (subject to repairs), Class 37 6940 and Class 47 1566, which is due to return to traffic after a 5 year overhaul. There will also be a Heritage Railcar in service.
Autumn Teddy Bears Weekend
23/9/17 - 24/9/17 : 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.
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
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.