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:

Mountsorrel Running Weekend
20 Oct 2018 to the 21 Oct 2018

Deltic Fish & Chip Special
20 Oct 2018 to the 20 Oct 2018

Fish Supper Saturday
27 Oct 2018 to the 27 Oct 2018

Halloween Steam & Scream
31 Oct 2018 to the 31 Oct 2018

Bonfire Night
05 Nov 2018 to the 05 Nov 2018

GCR Remembrance Event
10 Nov 2018 to the 11 Nov 2018

Last Hurrah of the Season
17 Nov 2018 to the 18 Nov 2018

Santa Steam Trains
24 Nov 2018 to the 24 Dec 2018

Our next running day

This Weekend
Two steam locomotives, and visiting Deltic 55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" are in service this weekend.

We are also running a diesel railcar service on the Mountsorrel Branch Line this weekend.

6990 "Witherslack Hall" Steam locomotive roster to be confirmed
Deltic 55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" Metro Cammell diesel railcar (Mountsorrel Branch)





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