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New 2020 Driver Experience program available now
17th November 2019
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New 2020 Driver Experience program available now

At last. Our world famous driver experience program has now been finalized for 2020. So if you or someone you know have ever dreamed about driving a real life train then do not delay, check out our Driver Experience page for all our available dates. Be warned though, once the dates have gone then they are gone so do not …

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End of the Season
29th September 2019
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End of the Season

It’s been a busy season at Telford Steam Railway. A huge thanks to everyone for their support this year. We have seen lots of visitors this year and we hope to see you all again next year.  It is amazing how often people tell us they didn’t realise we run our railway completely with volunteers, but that is exactly what …

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Issue 3 – The Diary of a Volunteer
21st September 2019
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Issue 3 – The Diary of a Volunteer

Allan Oliver – Edits Mark Haynes Today at the railway …. Work continues on the TSO coaches with a window fixed and now operating, toilet door fixed so that it now opens correctly and the floor covering that was catching has been solved. The water leak has been solved I believe. We continue to lay paving, with blocks and a …

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Issue 2 – The Diary of a Volunteer
18th September 2019
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Issue 2 – The Diary of a Volunteer

Allan Oliver – Edits Mark Haynes Another busy day at Telford Steam Railway. Here are some of the highlights of the work our volunteers have carried out.  Carried out Track walk / inspection Some scrap metal has been sorted and moved.  Prepared some more wood and stacked it ready for use by the Tram Ongoing work to the Class 37 …

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Issue 1 – The Diary of a Volunteer
12th September 2019
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Issue 1 – The Diary of a Volunteer

Allan Oliver – Edits Mark Haynes Here is a insight to just a selection of the tasks our volunteers have undertaken over the past few weeks at Telford Steam Railway.  We have had Youth group sleep overs with track walks and camp fire. They have enjoyed their visit and we look forward to seeing them again shortly. General maintainance work …

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A New Siding
5th June 2019
Author: Shaun Owen

A New Siding

When the directors were discussing what it would take to ‘unlock’ the work in the yard at Spring Village last year the Chairman (I am led to believe) remarked ‘the 3 way point’. Some of us followed Nick Aston down the yard the following weekend and had a play with what point shoes we could lay our hands on to …

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UPDATE – Ironbridge Power Station Redevelopment
22nd May 2019
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UPDATE – Ironbridge Power Station Redevelopment

Telford Steam Railwaay has a meeting with network rail next week to discuss ways forward including accessing the redundant ‘Up’ line meaning both Telford Steam Railway and Network Rail trains could operate, an option Harworth are very keen to see happen. The railway from the Albert Edward bridge to the coal drops will be retained. The coal drops will be …

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Service Announcement
4th May 2019
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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!

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Track Maintenance – WC 29th Oct 2018
28th October 2018
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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 …

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