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 …

Telford Steam Railway Santa

Santa’s Special Trains 2014

They are back! Our Santa Special Trains have returned for the 2015 season! Find out more by clicking here.   As always December is a special time of year.  In the run up to Christmas Santa Claus and his merry band of helpers will be making special appearances here at the Telford Steam Railway. Special services will convey excited visitors, …

2014 Twilight

Yesterday, Sunday 28th Sept, saw the end of our 2014 running season. To mark the end of an extremely busy and challenging season, but also a very successful one, we held a Volunteers Open Day. With a very big helping hand from some glorious weather we had one of our busiest days of the season so far. A big turnout …

Drive Rocket!

Volunteers Open Day – Sun 28th Sept

This coming Sunday 28th Sept is our last running day of the 2014 season and we are also holding an open day for our existing and potential members to come along and see how they can actively contribute to the railway. So please come along and see how you can support us and enjoy our last running day with us.

Class 108 DMU progress

Great strides have been made on our resident Class 108 Diesel Multiple Unit 51950 & 52062. Mechanically sound she is now sporting the rather fetching ‘chocolate & cream’ livery which British Rail adopted for the GWR 150 celebrations in 1985. The units have been finished to a high standard and the lining, numbers and roundels were applied this week to …

September Diesel Day

This coming Sunday 21st September is our scheduled monthly diesel day and the last diesel day of the 2014 running season. All services will be diesel hauled by one of our industrial locomotives. Come along and enjoy a day out at the Telford Steam Railway and help support our future goal of reaching Ironbridge.

Rocket Steam Train

Sunday Steam Services

This Sunday 14th Sept will see normal timetabled steam services operating. With only three more running days to go before the end of our season please come along and enjoy a day out with the volunteers at the Telford Steam Railway. We look forward to seeing you.

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Sizzling Summer! TSR update

The summer months have so far been very busy for the TSR, both on our steam and diesel running days. We have been able to open a new picnic area by the Horsehay Pool which has been well received by all our visitors especially families. The shop has also seen a brisk trade with the new range of railway related …

Operational update

Due to an unforeseen staff shortage there will be no standard gauge steam services next Sunday 7th Sept. All services will be diesel hauled. Our 2ft gauge steam tram will be running as normal. We apologise for the disruption to our normal service pattern. Normal steam services will resume on Sunday 14th Sept.