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:

Teddy Bears Holiday Express - Summer Holiday Sale
02 Aug 2016 to the 04 Aug 2016

Miniature Steam
06 Aug 2016 to the 07 Aug 2016

Teddy Bears Holiday Express - Summer Holiday Sale
09 Aug 2016 to the 11 Aug 2016

Cadeby Memorial Weekend
13 Aug 2016 to the 14 Aug 2016

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

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

Our next running day

Two steam locomotives and one diesel loco operating our summer timetable this weekend.

9F 92214 6990 "Witherslack Hall"
Class 33 D6535

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Special Events

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