Dunlop at Telford Steam Railway

Service Announcement

Our amazing engineers have been working extremely hard and we are pleased to say that Dunlop No6 will be pulling passengers tomorrow. We must admit it was nice to dust off the DMU today!

Track Maintenance – WC 29th Oct 2018

During the coming week we will have contractors onsite doing track maintenance ready for the upcoming festive season.   We know that we have a few people, on the naughty list, who use our track as short cuts in the week. If this applies to you it would be wise to find an alternate route, or you are likely to …

3 weeks left to respond to the Ironbridge Power Station Consultation

Quick reminder!   The developer that has bought the Ironbridge Power Station (Harworth Group) has a website with details on how to give your views on their proposals. Our favorite is currently option 2 as it has less housing around the railway track.   The Website is open until 9th November and is located here Ironbridge Regeneration   Our website with …

Steaming to Ironbridge website! Powerstation public consultation this week!

In preparation for the public consultation over the future use of the former Ironbridge powerstation site, Telford Steam Railway is pleased to announce a new website detailing our proposals for running heritage trains into the Ironbridge Gorge.   The website is located at https://steamingtoironbridge.co.uk/   Telford Steam Railway will have representatives available during the consultation, which is being held on Thursday …

Food Standards Agency Success

A short but (very) sweet update today.. Telford Steam Railway would like to share the recent success of achieving 5 stars once again with the Food Standards Agency within our tearoom.   The Furnances Tearoom provides an array of delicious foods from teacakes to sausage sandwiches, to fuel your body when riding along the heritage railway!   All of the volunteers within …

Travelling on the Polar Express Train Ride? – Need a hotel?

This year we have again partnered up with the Telford Whitehouse Hotel (No Donald Trump doesn’t live there!) to offer a convenient hotel for guests. The hotel is a short drive from our park and ride and has full leisure facilities.   Prices are £65 for a double/twin room (up to 2 guests) or £75 for a family room (up to 4 …

Shrewsbury Model Railway Show October 2018

Telford Steam Railway will be attending the Shrewsbury Model Railway Show at The United Reformed Church, Coleham Head, Shrewsbury, SY3 7BJ on Saturday 20th October 2018.    This is a very exciting event as this will be the first model railway show in Shrewsbury for quite some time. There will be a variety of display layouts in various gauges, trade stands and the chance to interact …

Sunday 23rd September – Service Announcement

Telford Steam Railway will be open this Sunday as usual with a steam service consisting of the Grant Ritchie No. 272 pulling passenger trains on the standard gauge line. In addition to this, we also have the fantastic model and miniature railways open for business.   We have you covered if it rains with the choice to travel seated in the …