Emergency Appeal – November 2020

The Great Central Railway continues to fight hard in navigating these hard times brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

We urgently need funds to help us through to the Spring of 2021 to ensure we maintain our exceptionally high standards and continue to offer the true heritage mainline experience. Please give generously. Thank you


Please donate to our Emergency Appeal. All donations are most gratefully received. Thank you.



This appeal is administered by The David Clarke Railway Trust (Registered Charity 1104839) - The supporting charity of the Great Central Railway


Our next running day

Passenger trains have now returned to the GCR, running every Saturday and Sunday, and on selected weekdays.

Pre-booking is required at present, to ensure social distancing onboard trains.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the railway as we progressively return to normal operation, as the national situation improves.

Our appeals

Reunification appeal - Reuniting the two halves of the Great Central Railway

Locomotive Shed Appeal
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