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:

Diesel Running Friday with 37714 & D8098
28 Apr 2017 to the 28 Apr 2017

Meet Peppa and George
29 Apr 2017 to the 29 Apr 2017

Real Ale Train
13 May 2017 to the 13 May 2017

1940s Wartime Weekend
02 Jun 2017 to the 04 Jun 2017

The Model Event 2017
16 Jun 2017 to the 18 Jun 2017

Our next running day

This weekend

Two steam locomotives, one diesel loco, and our DMU are operating this weekend.

Ex-LMS 3F 47406 Ex-LMS Ivatt Class 2 46521
Brush Type 2 D5830 Metro Cammell Class 101 DMU

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