Real Ale Train – Sat 13 May

Real Ale on the Move! Enjoy ale on the rails as a steam loco does two return trips along the line. We will be serving beers from Nottingham Brewery, along with Heritage, Lincoln Green, Scribblers and Shipstones.. The train will be departing at 18.15.

This event is now fully booked!

Real Ale Train May 2017

Shipstones - Gold 4.2% abv
Scribblers - Life of IPA 4.2%
Heritage - Taxman 4.1%
Lincoln Green - Archer 4.0%
Nottingham - Legend 4.0%

Something to soak it up.. We will be serving pie & pickle to soak up the ale. You can pre-order your pie when booking your ticket. There’s butcher’s pork pie, game pie or Mediterranean veggie quiche - all at £4.00 each.

How much? Train fares are only £16* per person - don’t forget, it’s two round trips....and £16 is our normal runabout fare.

Booking Information... Due to limited seats on this train, tickets are advance, internet booking only. There are no concessionary fares. The train departs Loughborough Central at 18.15 and makes two trips to Leicester North, before returning to Loughborough Central at approx. 21.15. You are welcome to remain on the train at Loughborough until at least 22.00 buying/drinking your beer (subject to supplies not running out!) and leaving the station by 22.30. (so you can either head to the pub or head home). Other alcoholic beverages, soft drinks and bar snacks are available to purchase on board during your journey. Less able-bodied passengers, due to the configuration of the coaches, can only be accommodated if they are not confined to a wheelchair.

Passengers are conveyed by the Company's trains in accordance with the Company's "Conditions of Carriage" (as shown on this website). All train services, locomotives, exhibits and other attractions appear subject to availability and are subject to change without prior notice.

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Two steam locomotives and one diesel loco in action this weekend!

9F 92214 (Saturday) King Arthur 777 "Sir Lamiel"
English Electric Type 1 D8098 (Saturday) Class 101 DMU

On Sunday Ivatt Class 2 46521 and 777 "Sir Lamiel" will be in action.

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