Christmas Forester

THE CHRISTMAS FORESTER, Saturday Evening Dining Train

Join us for a wonderful Christmas celebration, perfect for getting together with friends, family or colleagues before the big day. Our first class dining train will transport you on a round trip between Loughborough and Leicester, departing at 7pm, during which a six course seasonal meal with all the trimmings will be served by stewards.

Tickets cost £56 per person which includes first class rail travel.  The train runs from 17th November to 22nd December.




Charcuterie selection of continental meats with dressed leaves, olives and sun dried tomatoes
Tiger prawn cocktail served with crostini


Roasted carrot & cumin soup served with crusty bread 

Choice of:

Traditional roast turkey served with bacon wrapped chipolatas, stuffing balls and Madeira and cranberry sauce

Slow roast pork belly served with black pudding in a red wine and glazed fig sauce

All served with traditional roast potatoes, wholegrain mustard mash, carrots, peas and a green bean medley


Choice of:

Christmas pudding in brandy sauce
Clementine cheesecake served with double cream


Cheese & biscuits


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


17/24 November

1/8/15/22 December

To book your ticket please call 01509 632323. Please note menu choices must be prebooked when making your reservation.



Our next running day

19th to 24th December - Santa Steam Trains

Our Santa Steam Trains (pre-booking essential) are running every day from from 19th to 24th December.

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

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