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Telford Steam Railway to remain closed for 2020
24th July 2020
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Telford Steam Railway to remain closed for 2020

The Telford Steam Railway regret to announce to our volunteers, supporters and visitors that due to the ongoing situation in relation to the COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS pandemic that we will remain closed for the remainder of 2020. This is not a decision that we have taken lightly and it puts a very severe financial strain on the railway with the loss …

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New arrival welcomed to the Telford Steam Railway
7th July 2020
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New arrival welcomed to the Telford Steam Railway

Another milestone was reached in the history of the Telford Steam Railway (TSR) when on Weds 1st & Thurs 2nd July, 2020 we took delivery of and became the proud new owners of our latest acquisition Diesel Multiple Unit 144013. The “Pacer” as they were known on the National Network has had a long and varied working life and came …

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Polar Express 2020 announcement!
16th June 2020
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Polar Express 2020 announcement!

Due to the ongoing uncertainty of Covid-19 we regret to inform you that the production of Polar Express 2020 at Telford Steam Railway has been postponed for this year. The Board of Directors take our customers, workers, volunteers and residents health and safety extremely seriously. We feel it would be irresponsible to put any lives at risk and most importantly …

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TSR launch new online shop
19th April 2020
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TSR launch new online shop

The TSR are happy to announce the launch of our new online shop. We aim to sell a range of items from model railways to souvenirs that will appeal to people from all walks of life. The shop has a limited range at the moment but we will be expanding the range in the coming months and hope that you …

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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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