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.
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.
Ivor the Engine
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway
Ivor the Engine returns to Kemsley Down on bank holiday Sunday & Monday for fun and games at Kemsley Down.
Children's Treasure Hunt
27/8/17 - 28/8/17 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
4x4 SUV Show
28/8/17 - : Gwili Railway
Join us for an exhibition of Steam locomotives, Scenic Explorer Heritage Railcar and 4x4 SUV vehicles including classic Land Rovers, Japanese SUVs and Jeeps. Prizes will be awarded for Best in Show - Classic, Custom/Modified and Used and Abused vehicles.
August Bank Holiday Quarry Railway Day
28/8/17 - : Rocks by Rail (Rutland Railway Museum)
Pre-78 Vehicle Rally
29/8/17 - : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
Come to our Pre-78 event and see classic cars, commercial vehicles, classic bikes... as well as taking in a steam train ride or two of course!
Teddy Bear Tuesdays
29/8/17 - : Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Ride the Teddy Bear railcar special and join the Teddy Bears at Winchcombe Station. Bring your own favourite Teddy Bear.