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.
Classic Transport Rally
8/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Swanage Railway
8/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Welsh Highland Railway
An enthusiast event with visiting locomotives, unusual train formations, and extra services.
Blue Electric Day
9/9/17 - : Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
Linda the Lymington Flyer, the BR Blue carriages will operate all day with diesel haulage.
9/9/17 - : Spa Valley Railway
Paddington, a favourite with all the family will be on hand to see his fans arriving on trains from Tunbridge Wells West.
Day out with Thomas
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Boness & Kinneil Railway
Engines with friendly faces, children's entertainment, competitions, face painting, fairground attractions.
Steam in Miniature
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Bure Valley Railway
Alongside our home fleet of 15in locomotives we will have a selection of smaller scale models in action and on display. A special intensive timetable will be in operation throughout the weekend to allow visitors the opportunity to see as many different locomotives as possible hard at work over the 9 miles between Aylsham and Wroxham.
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Chasewater Light Railway
Agatha Christie Weekend
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Cholsey & Wallingford Railway
A weekend celebrating the famous authors links to Cholsey & Wallingford. Why not take the train to Cholsey, just as Agatha would of done and then visit St. Mary's Church in Cholsey where the author was laid to rest.
Heritage Open Days
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Elsecar Heritage Railway
Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,500 organisations, 5,000 events and 40
9/9/17 - 10/9/17 : Embsay Steam Railway
Celebrating the Bull Dog spirit of the home front! Relive the nostalgia of 1940s Wartime Britain. Various re-enactment societies attend the railway over both days. Watch out for the Home Guard, Soldiers and Airmen returning home on leave and, of course, the long suffering civilians. There will be displays at each station and military vehicles.