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March 24th 2013
Home Sweet Home for the Glaslyn Ospreys
It's time to dust off the binoculars as the male and female Ospreys have returned to their nest in Glaslyn Valley. The birds appear at almost the same time every year and have returned for the ninth year in a row.
Posted in: Local News

March 20th 2013
Queen inspects Boston Lodge craftsmanship
Her Majesty The Queen today visited Baker Street Underground Station to mark the 150th anniversary of the London Underground and to examine the star of the show - Met 353, the original Metropolitan Railway carriage restored at Boston Lodge.
Posted in: News

March 19th 2013
Steam 150 - Advance tickets now available
Steam 150 will very soon be upon us, and you can now book your tickets in advance.
Posted in: News

March 12th 2013
Glasgow Tram arrives at Boston Lodge

A double decker Glasgow tram, built in 1902, is to be restored by craftsmen at the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway. Boston Lodge Works was selected to carry out the work following its acclaimed restoration of London Transport Museum's Metropolitan Jubilee Carriage 353.

Posted in: News

March 12th 2013
The Snowdonian - April 13th 2013 - Tickets still available
The Snowdonian offers an 80 mile round trip over the whole railway with a variety of motive power, and tickets for this years's train are still available.
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March 7th 2013
Sample Welsh food and drink at Paddington this weekend
As part of the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway’s celebration of 150 years of narrow gauge steam, Visit Wales is offering visitors to Paddington Station samples of Welsh food and drink, including Welsh cakes, cockles, laverbread, Jones crisps, Halen Mon salt, Yr Ardd Fadarch mushrooms, Purple Moose beers and South Caernarfon Creameries Old Shire cheese. 
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February 22nd 2013
TLC3 is here
The latest issue of the F&WHR's magazine has arrived in the Top Left Hand Corner of Wales...
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February 20th 2013
Come and see Princess at Paddington Station
In 1863 the Ffestiniog Railway began the use of steam locomotives built in London by George England, to haul trains of empty slate wagons from the harbour at Porthmadog to the quarries of Blaenau Ffestiniog.
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February 18th 2013
Snowdonia Park wins CAMRA Gwynedd & Anglesey Pub of the Year 2013
Sitting right next to the Welsh Highland Railway at Waunfawr station, the Snowdonia Park is much more than a pub.
Posted in: Local News

February 7th 2013
2013 Timetables now online
The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railway timetable leaflets are now available online.
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January 24th 2013
New wagons arrive from South Africa
The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railway has taken delivery of six more B Wagons. The wagons originated from the Port Shepstone-Harding line in Natal and have been fully refurbished by Sandstone Heritage Trust’s wagon shop. 
Posted in: News

January 7th 2013
Shop news for the New Year
There are a couple of newsworthy items from the shop for the start of the New Year.
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