Train services and special events FOR May and june 2018

 

Our Programme from 1 May to 30 June 2018

 

After a few beautiful April days in the Cotswolds plus lots of wet days, and a fabulous Wartime in the Cotswolds event at the end of last month, the railway is now steaming on to May and June.

 

May

 

For mid-week trains, on each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1 to 24 May services will operate to our blue timetable with a steam train and a diesel railcar operating along the full length of the line. On the Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 29 to 31 May it will be the purple timetable with two steam trains running.

 

Then over the bank holiday weekend of Saturday 26 to Monday 28 May we will be holding our major steam event of the year, the Cotswold Festival of Steam Gala. Our home fleet and visiting locomotives will be operating to a special intensive steam timetable, to satisfy the most passionate steam railway enthusiasts. Please note this will be a ticketed event - there will be no free entry.

 

June

 

On every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through the whole of June 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 2/3, 9/10, 16/17 June and on Saturday 30 June, it will be the purple timetable with two steam trains running.

 

On Sunday 17 June we will be having one of our popular Classic Vehicle Days as well as running trains to the purple timetable.

 

On the weekend of 23/24 June, Thomas and his friends visit the Railway for a Day Out with Thomas. You can ride on trains pulled by Thomas and enjoy lots of Thomas-themed activities - all for a single inclusive entrance fee. Please note entry to this event will by ticket only - there will be no free entry.

 

Click here to see the 2018 Calendar and Timetables with complete details of all our normal operating days and special events days. Click here to see our locomotive roster.

 

Click here for our usual ticket prices.