Special Events

In additon to its normal train services the Great Central Railway provides a series of themed galas and events for the enthusisast and family alike. Details will be posted on these pages nearer to the event. Those planned in the coming months are as follows:

Fish and Chip Train
26 Oct 2019 to the 26 Oct 2019

Halloween Steam & Scream
31 Oct 2019 to the 31 Oct 2019

Bonfire Night
05 Nov 2019 to the 05 Nov 2019

Last Hurrah of the season
16 Nov 2019 to the 17 Nov 2019

Winter Wonderlights
23 Nov 2019 to the 30 Dec 2019

Santa Steam Trains
23 Nov 2019 to the 24 Dec 2019

Our next running day

This weekend
Two steam locomotives, one diesel loco, and our Diesel Railcar are due to be in action this weekend.

BR Standard Class 2 78018. BR Standard Class 9F 92214 "Leicester City".
Brush Type 4 1705 "Sparrowhawk". Metro Cammell Diesel Railcar.

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