Lawley extension – progress update!

Sunday 23rd November saw a works team of TSR members assemble at Lawley to continue progressing the required works to enable us to run to Lawley from next Easter. A better than expected turnout enabled the railway to level, jack and pack 70ft of track from the bufferstop to the tunnel mouth. The only thing stopping us achieving more was …

New arrivals for Christmas

We are glad to announce that our ever popular gift shop has taken delivery of a large order of gifts in time for Christmas. We now stock a large range of the Thomas the Tank Engine toys from the extremely popular locomotives with track packs and accessory sets to Thomas branded clothing including bodywarmers, pyjama’s, tee shirts, socks and much …

Launching to Lawley! A Telford Steam Railway appeal!

As mentioned in previous press releases we at the Telford Steam Railway are  working towards commencing services to our northern terminus at Lawley Common from Easter 2015. The bulk of the resources and funding are in place to enable us to commence running trains. Like many heritage projects though so much more can be done in one go and on …

Branch Line Society 2014 visit.

There was an excellent visit today, Sunday 2nd Nov, from the Branch Line Society (BLS) to the railway. 72 of their members arrived to explore the railway and to travel on a special charter over every nook and cranny that we could provide. A big thank you to them for choosing TSR for their visit and we hope to see …

Rocket Steam Train

2015 Driving Experience courses

Our 2015 Driving Experience schedule is looking to be a busy year. With Christmas fast approaching why not treat a loved one with a gift of a chance to drive a steam locomotive here at the Telford Steam Railway. You can choose from Full and Half Day, steam or diesel, standard gauge or narrow gauge packages or custom build an …