Mountsorrel Running Weekend – 20th and 21st October 2018

Mountsorrel passenger trains are scheduled to run on Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st October 2018.

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Trains depart from either Nunckley Hill, LE7 7SJ or Mountsorrel (on Bond Lane).

Buying your tickets:

Advance online booking is strongly recommended as capacity is limited and we are anticipating a lot of interest in the event. Tickets are not available from any of our main GCR booking offices at Loughborough/ Quorn/ Rothley/ Leicester. If you wish to purchase tickets on the day please bring cash as cards will not be accepted; please purchase your ticket via a Ticket Inspector onboard the trains.

 

Timetable:

Train will depart from Nunckley Hill at 10:30, 11:10, 11:50, 13:00, 13:40, 14:20, 15:15 (last round trip), and 15:45

Trains will depart from Mountsorrel at 10:40, 11:20, 12:00, 13:10, 13:50, 14:30, 15:25 (last round trip), and 15:55.

 

Fares:

£6 Adult / £4 Child – return trip.
£8 Adult / £6 Child - all day ticket allowing multiple rides; this gives visitors the opportunity to explore the Heritage Centre and nature trail at Nunckley Hill (only assistance dogs are permitted here).
There are no Concessions (for over 65's) or Privilege tickets (for members of Friends of GC Main Line or any other concessionary fares schemes).
Child fares are available to children aged 2 to 15 inclusive; under 2's may travel free.

GCR's standard runabout tickets/dining tickets are not valid on the Mountsorrel Branch for this event.

 


Main Line running

We are operating services as usual on the GCR main line during the weekend. Details can be found on out Timetables and Fares page.

 


All locomotives and attractions appear subject to availability, GCR reserve the right to cancel or amend any service.

Passengers are conveyed by the Company's trains in accordance with the Company's "Conditions of Carriage" (as shown on this website).

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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