Quorn Swap Meet

JUNE MEETING

Please note for the meeting on Sunday June 27th, the following will apply with regards to vehicle parking.

Only Sellers vehicles will be allowed on Quorn Station Yard, all other vehicles will be parking in the field car park just over the bridge. This is so we can introduce social distancing between each vehicle.

We look forward to seeing you.

If you are interested in items of railway memorabilia (railwayana) – whether locomotive nameplates, lamps, signalling equipment, silverware, enamel signs, buttons, badges, books, photographs or postcards etc visit Great Central Railway’s famous Swap Meet at Quorn & Woodhouse station. It’s one of the longest standing events of its kind in the country!

Swap Meets take place on:

  • Sunday 27th June 2021
  • Sunday 5th September 2021

Please note any stalls selling non railway memorabilia or associated items will be asked to shut immediately.

Quorn Swapmeet

Gates open at 7.30am.

Please note that the gates to the car park will be locked until 7:30am. No overnight parking will be allowed.
Please DO NOT arrive early and queue outside. The approach road must be kept clear.

Gate entry fee £5 per head (does not include travel on the trains, see below) - and everyone pays the same, whether buying, selling or just browsing.

You will be issued with a ticket on payment of your entry fee. You can use this ticket to get a discount of £3.00 of any train travel on the day of issue, please note "Short Hops" are not available at the September event.

Butler Henderson café will be open from 8:00 selling breakfasts, snacks and hot drinks. 

Quorn Swapmeet

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.

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