Railways of East Shropshire…..a book signing event Sun 3rd May, 2015

The Telford Steam Railway are pleased to announce that on Sun 3rd May, 2015, we will be hosting author Neil Clarke for a book signing event to celebrate the launch of his new book ‘Railways of East Shropshire – Through Time’. Neil will be available to sign new copies of his book between 12 & 2pm in the waiting room …

Shropshire Star Cash For Your Community

Here at the Telford Steam Railway we are continually working hard to find new ways of raising much needed funds and donations. Our friends at the Shropshire Star newspaper, in conjunction with Enterprise Burnt Tree, have launched a “Cash For Your Community” program allowing fifty nominated organisations, including volunteer-run clubs, sport groups and charities, to each earn a share of …

On wings up high, a unique perspective

Here at the TSR we have never been afraid to try something new. So it was on Sunday 12th April that our good friend, Carl Harrison from CDHPIX, paid us a visit with a new toy of his, an aerial drone. What he then proceeded to produce are nothing short of breathtaking. Here’s a unique perspective of our railway, one …

And breathe…..normal services to resume Sun 12th April.

After a manic three days for our opening weekend last weekend we can now return to normality tomorrow, Sun 12th April. After all the excitement of our Easter opening we are looking forward to our services settling to a normal pattern and a time of consolidation, especially for a lot of our newer volunteers to gain increased confidence and competence …

Lawley! Old ground on new metals. The re-opening of a dream, Sat 4th April, 2015.

This Saturday 4th April, 2015, the Telford Steam Railway will realize a long held ambition with the re-introduction of passenger services to Lawley. In the three months since Christmas, 2014, our volunteers have worked wonders in turning a mud coated site into a practical and useable station. The celebrations start for our members at 11am on Saturday with the departure, …