Christmas Forester – Saturday evenings in December 2020

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 £59 per person which includes first class rail travel.  The train runs on Saturday evenings from 5th to 19th December.




Choice of:

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

Vegetarian options are also available - please contact us for details.



Saturdays 5th/12th/19th December



To book your ticket please call our Booking Office on 01509 632323 (currently open for telephone calls between 10am and 2pm Monday-Friday).


Please note menu choices must be prebooked when making your reservation.

Our next running day

Passenger trains are temporarily suspended due to the present national restrictions, and our cafés are also closed at the present time.

We are monitoring the situation closely and look forward to the resumption of train services, and general reopening soon.

We will post regular updates here on our website.

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