Our plans for March and April

View from Heritage Centre to quarry

With under four weeks to go before opening how are we progressing and what is left to do?

We have groups working most Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays so if you can help in any way please get in touch. Continue reading Our plans for March and April

Network Rail Volunteers

Network Rail Volunteers 5

  Back in February a team of volunteers from Network Rail spent two days helping out laying track and working on the Nunckley Trail. They came back last week to continue their work. You can read more about their away-days on the Network Rail Website.

Progress: 3rd April

Progress in quarry 3-apr-16

  Under 3 weeks to go to the opening of the Heritage Centre! We have updated the list of tasks in Our plans for March and April. The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men goes the saying. With so many tasks on the go, a few are likely to… Continue reading Progress: 3rd April

Progress: 27th March

Under 4 weeks to go to the opening of the Heritage Centre! We have updated the list of tasks in Our plans for March and April. Did you make any New Year Resolutions? Did you sign up for Gym membership or Zumba? Well had you considered helping out at the… Continue reading Progress: 27th March

Progress: 20th March

Under 5 weeks to go to the opening of the Heritage Centre and the schedule although creaking a bit in places is still holding! We have updated the list of tasks in Our plans for March and April, so feel free to take a look to see if there are any areas you could help with. Continue reading Progress: 20th March

Last chance to sponsor a brick

Our £50 sponsor a brick appeal closes on Friday 18th March. So if you wish to be immortalised on the brick board get your donation in NOW! Continue reading Last chance to sponsor a brick

Phase 2 Target Reached

Railway museum and exhibition buildings

We are really pleased to say that our phase 2 appeal has reached the match funding target with still over a week to go until the deadline. A big thanks goes to all of you who donated. Our sponsor a brick appeal is still open. For £50 you can sponsor… Continue reading Phase 2 Target Reached

Could your company help?

Many companies have helped the project free of charge. For example you can read how BSP Consulting have helped with the design of the Heritage Centre. In addition to this Languard Vegitation Management were back last week to spray the trackbed to keep it free from weeds. This is the… Continue reading Could your company help?

Please help by voting for us on OneFamily

Thank you very much to those of you who have voted. As of the 16th June we are in joint 12th place for the £5k award so if voting closed today we would secure funding. However, we are dropping down the voting places very quickly indeed as other groups continue… Continue reading Please help by voting for us on OneFamily

Countryfile Widflower seeds offer – CLOSED

Many thanks to everyone who supplied us with wildflower seeds. The Guides and Brownies have made good use of them near to Old Dobb Hall (more news to follow later). Remember our request for wildflower seeds? Why not register for the Countryfile Wildflower seeds offer and help us with the… Continue reading Countryfile Widflower seeds offer – CLOSED