Train services and special events FOR july and August 2018
Our Programme from 1 July to 31 August 2018
Please note that we recently made some minor adjustments to our timetables and some trains will depart Cheltenham or Broadway slightly later than stated on the printed timetables. Our web timetables are correct.
On every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through the whole of July, except Tues 31 it will be the blue timetable in operation with one steam train and normally a diesel railcar running along the full length of the line.
On the weekends of 14/15, 21/22 July and on Tues 31 July it will be the purple timetable with two steam trains running.
From Friday 27 to Sunday 29 July we are holding our major heritage diesel event of the year - the 'Back to Broadway' Heritage Diesel Gala, with visiting locos No D832 and No D7017 giving a real Western Region theme to the event.
In August we will be operating heritage trains every day except Monday 6, 13 and 20. That's 28 days on one month with at least one steam train running each day.
On the weekends of 4/5 and 11/12 August, trains will operate to the green timetable with two steam trains and a diesel hauled train in operation. On the weekends of 18/19 and 25/26 and bank holiday Monday 27 August we will be operating our red timetable with three steam trains running during the day. On every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in August it will be the purple timetable with with two steam trains running.
And through August, join in the fun with Teddy Bear Tuesdays - bring your own teddy bear - make sure it's labelled as you won't want to lose it. No need to book in advance - just turn up and buy your train tickets at the station booking office. Normal ticket prices will apply Join a train at Toddington, Winchcombe or Cheltenham Race Course stations. Make sure you have enough time to get off the train at Winchcombe Station and join the fun of the Teddy Bears picnic - see our purple tmetable for train times.
On every Friday in August we'll be running the blue timetable each day with one steam train and normally a diesel railcar operating.
Click here for our usual ticket prices.