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Kirklees Light Railway

Kirklees Light Railway Kirklees Light Railway


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Nr Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD8 9XJ

3¾ miles



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15 inch



Yorkshire’s Great Little Steam Trains!

A Great Family Day Out

Climb aboard our little trains for a scenic railway journey from Clayton West to Shelley, in beautiful South Pennine Foothills. Built on the historic Clayton West branch line, the Kirklees Light Railway has developed into a popular destination for young and old. Shelley station, situated high on the valley side offers splendid views. Passengers can enjoy our cosy tearoom which serves light refreshments whenever the trains are running. You are welcome to use our picnic areas, playground and bouncy castles (weather permitting). Our main station at Clayton West boasts a well stocked café and shop , playground, miniature railway, picnic areas and a large free car park.