Special Events

In additon to its normal train services the Great Central Railway provides a series of themed galas and events for the enthusisast and family alike. Details will be posted on these pages nearer to the event. Those planned in the coming months are as follows:

50th anniversary of GCR closure - Mini Gala
03 Sep 2016 to the 04 Sep 2016

Diesel Gala
10 Sep 2016 to the 11 Sep 2016

Quorn Swap Meet
11 Sep 2016 to the 11 Sep 2016

Beer Festival
15 Sep 2016 to the 18 Sep 2016

Sci-fi Weekend - Who's at the Railway?
24 Sep 2016 to the 25 Sep 2016

Autumn Steam Gala – Thurs 6 to Sun 9 Oct
06 Oct 2016 to the 09 Oct 2016

Real Ale Train
15 Oct 2016 to the 15 Oct 2016

Last Hurrah of the Season
19 Nov 2016 to the 20 Nov 2016

Santa Steam Trains
26 Nov 2016 to the 26 Nov 2016

Our next running day

This Saturday, Sunday, and Monday
Peppa and George at are the railway this weekend.

Two steam locomotives and our DMU are running.

70013 "Oliver Cromwell" 777 "Sir Lamiel"
Class 101 DMU

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