Christmas Jubilee – Saturdays and Sundays in December 2020

The Christmas Jubilee - it's a cracker!
Saturday & Sunday Luncheon from 5th to 19th December 2020.

In the run up to Christmas, our First Class dining trains take on a wonderful festive atmosphere. On Saturday & Sunday lunchtimes, join us for the Christmas Jubilee train, departing from Loughborough Central station at 1.00pm. During the round trip of approximately one and a half hours, a seasonal four course meal is served.

Tickets cost £47 for an adult and £37 for a child. The train runs from the 5th to 19th December 2020.

Mike Spencer-Swithland Reservoir 30-12-08


Chef's Seasonal Soup


Traditional roast turkey served with bacon wrapped chipolatas and stuffing balls

Served with chef’s selection of vegetables and Madeira & Cranberry sauce


Christmas pudding with brandy sauce


Coffee & mince pies

Vegetarian Choices 

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



Saturdays 5th/12th/19th December
Sundays 6th/13th/20th December



Please contact us on 01509 632323 to make a booking (currently open for telephone calls from 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday).

Please note, vegetarian choices must be pre-booked.

Our next running day

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

All four stations are due to reopen from Saturday 26th June 2021, with tickets available on the day from Booking Offices.

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

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