HRH The Prince of Wales visits Mountsorrel
H.R.H. The Prince of Wales visited the Mountsorrel Branch on Wednesday 25th January.
The Prince was visiting the Mountsorrel & Rothley Community Heritage Centre, and during his visit travelled on the footplate of 47406 from Mountsorrel to Nunckley Hill before taking a tour of the Heritage Centre and nature trail. Finally, Prince Charles unveiled a plaque to mark the work of volunteers who have restored the branch. Centre director Steve Cramp said the visit was a "marvellous advert for the volunteers efforts.
A more detailed report of the Royal visit will be published in the near future.