Class 37 Diesel Running Day With 37714 – Friday 20th August 2021

Join us for a Diesel Running Friday with 37714, on Friday 20th August 2021.

Heavyweight Class 37 37714 is due to work six round trips of the line, a total of 96 miles, with trains departing from Loughborough Central, beginning in the early afternoon.

An option to pre-order fish & chips, to be served on the 6:35pm departure from Loughborough Central is available at the time of booking for £7.50

Our standard fares are in place for this event! Just £18 for 96 Miles for an Adult that is less than 19p a mile!

Fish and Chips will be available on the 6.35pm departure for an additional charge.


Trains will depart from Loughborough Central (LE11 1RW) at 12:30pm2:00pm3:30pm5:10pm6:35pm, and 8:05pm.


We're offering our standard pricing for this event.

FOGCML, HRA Passes and BR Privs are valid at this event.



Tickets for this event are available online here:



A griddle car formed at the centre of the train will be available, providing food and drinks throughout the event.

An option to pre-book Fish & Chips, served on the 6:35pm departure from Loughborough Central, is available during the online booking process.

We are expecting a selection of real ales and ciders for this event!

Ales are priced at £3.40 Per Pint and Ciders at £4.00 Per Pint.

* All appear subject to availability, delivery and confirmation

The Griddle Car also offers:
A selection of soft drinks, wines, lagers, gins & whiskeys alongside hot drinks.
The Griddle's full menu will be available on the day until the early evening.

All locomotives and attractions appear subject to available, and are subject to change without prior notice.

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