Christmas Jubilee

The Christmas Jubilee - it's a cracker!
Saturday & Sunday Luncheon from 17th November and also midweek lunchtimes on Wednesday 5th and 12th December.


In the run up to Christmas, our first class dining trains take on a wonderful festive atmosphere. On Saturday & Sunday lunchtimes, join us for the Christmas Jubilee train, departing from Loughborough Central station at 1.00pm. During the round trip of approximately one and a half hours, a seasonal four course meal is served or join us midweek on the 5th and 12th at 1.00pm.

Tickets cost £45 for an adult and £35 for a child. The train runs from the 17th November to the 23rd December 2018.

Mike Spencer-Swithland Reservoir 30-12-08


Chef's Seasonal Soup


Traditional roast turkey served with bacon wrapped chipolatas and stuffing balls

Served with chef’s selection of vegetables and Madeira & Cranberry sauce


Christmas pudding with brandy sauce


Coffee & mince pies

Vegetarian Choices 

Butternut squash half, filled with cannellini beans, mozzarella cheese, peppers & tomatoes, topped with pumpkin & sunflower seed crumb

Mushroom, Brie, rocket & redcurrant filo bundle

Mediterranean casserole with peppers, courgettes, lentils, sweet smoked paprika and thyme – suitable for vegans



Sat 17/24 November
Sun 18/25 November
Sat 1/8/15/22 December
Sun 2/9/16/23 December

Weds 5/12 December (Lunchtime)

Call 01509 632323  to reserve your seat.

Please note, vegetarian choices must be pre-booked.


Our next running day

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Our Santa Steam Trains (pre-booking essential) are running this Weekend.

Make your Christmas extra special by joining us on our Santa Steam Trains which all depart from Loughborough Central Station.

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