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Wishing you a merry Christmas Santa Newsletter: Christmas 2018- Where has the year gone? As well as the usual DMU shuttle services on the railway there were again services onto the GCR’s main line. Our Mountsorrel Granite Wagons were also out and about as part of the GCR’s Goods Galore gala. Our restored Brake Van saw its first outing… Continue reading Newsletter: Christmas 2018
Wishing you a merry Christmas Santa Christmas Closing 2018- We will be closed from Monday December 24th through to January 1st 2019, opening again at 10:00am on Wednesday January 2nd 2019. Continue reading Christmas Closing 2018
Museum Banner Railway Museum Extension – Black Friday Deal- Our generous supporter, who is providing the match funding for your donations, has agreed to TRIPLE, yes TRIPLE, any donations made from NOW up until Friday November 30th. Every £1 you donate becomes £3 towards our target, and, if you gift aid your donation, it becomes £3.75. Continue reading Railway Museum Extension – Black Friday Deal
Newsletter: November 2018- Well winter is fast approaching, and dare I mention Christmas. With the recent mild weather the garden railway has continued to run at weekends although “leaves on the line” takes on a whole new meaning when you are only one 22nd scale! Whose idea was it to build the track… Continue reading Newsletter: November 2018
Museum Banner Railway Museum Extension: FAQ- We have tried to answer some of your questions about the Railway Museum extension. Continue reading Railway Museum Extension: FAQ
Halloween spooky wood weekend banner Spooky Wood Weekend 27th – 28th October- Our volunteers will once again be transforming the Nunckley Trail into a spooky adventure to be enjoyed on the run up to Halloween. Come and look for the ghosts and witches. What can you find cooking in the witch's cauldron? Don't get caught in the cobwebs at the willow arch! Continue reading Spooky Wood Weekend 27th – 28th October
Events: October 2018- In this newsletter:-
  • Crazy Golf
  • October Trains
  • Spooky Wood Weekend
Continue reading Events: October 2018