We run steam trains on Sundays and Bank Holidays, also on some special event days.

Our first Sunday running day is 31st March and the last 27th October.

We are open on these Bank Holidays:  Friday 19th April (Good Friday)

                                                                     Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday)

                                                                     Monday 6th May

                                                                     Monday 27th May

                                                                     Monday 26th August

Our Event Days are shown below - special fares apply.

 First train 11.30

 then every 20 minutes

 Last train 4.30

 You can ride all day on your ticket!

 On Event days adult line side passes  are available for an extra £2 (£5 on  Gala Days).

 Fares (standard operating days)

 Adults:             £3.50

 Child (3 years+): £2.50

 Family (2 + 2):    £9.00

 Concession*:      £3.00


 *Concessions apply to over 60s, official carers      & Armed Forces in uniform or with ID

 On some days we have added attractions, including visiting clubs and societies.

 If you would like your club or society to visit the Railway, please contact us.


A special day for families - 2 engines in steam plus diesels, all with friendly faces!

Attractions include drive-a-diesel, children's fairground rides, traditional games and catering van.

Friendly Engines Day

Sunday 7th April

There's bound to be lots of surprises in the woods today!

Bring a bear for a reduced fare!

Click here to buy advance tickets, or just turn up on the day.

Teddy Bears' Outing

Sunday 19th May

Come and try us out!


Try your hand at (most of) the things we do, and see if you would like to join us.

Absolutely no obligation!

Volunteers' Day

6th July

Our diesels have their day in the spotlight!

With visiting traction engines, stationary engines and vintage cars.


Working Engines Gala

Sunday 6th October

Two engines in steam - free train rides!

Please give generously to the BBC 

Children in Need Appeal.


Children in Need Special Sunday 3rd November

Celebrate Easter and our new season!


Ride the train, spot the Easter eggs and enter the competition.


Two engines in steam, plus cake stall and burger van.

Click here to buy tickets, or just turn up on the day.

Great Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday 21st April

Fun for all the family!


Strawberries and cream, two engines in steam, plus Strawberry Shy, fairground ride and more.

Meet our very own Strawberry Maid!

Strawberries & Steam

Sunday 23rd June

Intensive running with all available locos in steam, plus drive-a-diesel.


Ride-on steam railway, vintage vehicles, model railways, beer tent and live music!

Summer Gala Weekend

10th & 11th August

Come along for a scary evening ride!

No need to book.

Halloween Specials

Sunday 27th October

Our most popular event of the year!

Children meet Santa and receive a present.

Free mulled wine and mince pies for the adults!

Click here to book tickets.

Santa Specials

8th, 14th, 15th, 21st & 22nd December