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Catering Management Position Update.

This is just a small update regarding our Catering Manager Jacky Mccusker. She has decided to step down from the Catering Management position to pursue other opportunities at the railway. We all would like to thank Jacky for the dedication and support while in the catering role at the railway. A new catering and events manager will be appointed in …

Merry Christmas and Thank You!

The Trustees, Volunteers and Staff at Telford Steam Railway would like to thank you all for Believing, and choosing to ride on The Polar Express Train Ride with us. Your support, patience, photographs, videos and reviews have really made it a great event for us too! We would like to wish you all the Merriest of Christmases and the Happiest …

Jingle Bells? NO – It’s Wedding Bells!!!

Telford Steam Railway staff on the Polar Express Train Ride had the great pleasure of seeing a marriage proposal on Thursday 15th December. Julie and Allen had travelled from Lincolnshire, after Julie’s daughter had bought them the tickets. We wish Julie and Allen all the best for the future!

Here is a few ideas to announce you have tickets!

This week we expect the first tickets to start arriving through your letter boxes and thought why not share some ideas how to surprise the little ones with a trip on THE POLAR EXPRESS. So comment below to provide each other ideas on how you could surprise your friends and family! Here are some of our ideas… Watch the film …

They’re Coming!

We are very (VERY!) pleased to announce that the tickets for The Polar Express Train Ride are on their way! Due to the volume of tickets we have posted it may take up to 14 days for them to reach you, so we would appreciate it if you could wait until after the 21st November before contacting us about missing …

Summer 2016 Photo Competition Results

Many thanks for all the entries to the photo competition that we ran over the summer, we loved seeing them all! The board met on Friday 30th September and voted on the entries and the results are listed below. Winners will also be notified by email and arrangements made for the prizes to be sent out. Photo’s will be framed …

It’s our last day of the season!

Why not make the most of the good weather today and join us for our last operating day of the 2016 season? It is your last chance to experience the railway on a general running day this year. So come along to Telford Steam Railway for a great family afternoon today! We hope to see you at the Railway!

Operational Update – Closed this Sunday.

Due to unforeseen operational issues we regret to announce Telford Steam Railway will be closed this Sunday, 11th September. We apologise for any disappointment or inconvenience caused and look forward to seeing you on Sunday, 18th September with the resumption of steam services. Thanks for your understanding at this time, Telford Steam Railway

Telford Steam Railway from the Air

One of our Volunteers has recently “invested” in a drone for taking video and photographs. Here are some of his first shots of the railway around Spring Village. We expect more to come and future updates on YouTube! Loco Shed, Spring Village and the pool A glimpse of the future, eyeing up the and our final destination!   Loco shed …

Service Update – DDay Sabotage

It appears someone has sabotaged the Rocket Loco! It’s imperative the German advance on Lawley is prevented therefore “HQ command” (10 points to anyone who knows that reference) have supplied a Diesel loco! They must be stopped and time is of the essence!