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August 8th 2012
Service alteration
Due to essential locomotive maintenance, the 0810 Porthmadog – Rhyd Ddu and the 1000 Rhyd Ddu - Porthmadog services will not operate until further notice.
Posted in: News

August 3rd 2012
Linda to promote North Wales at Shrewsbury Flower Show
The 125th Shrewsbury Flower Show – claimed to be the world’s longest-running flower show - takes place on the 10th & 11th August this year, and we will be joining in the celebrations with a steam locomotive nearly as old.
Posted in: News

July 20th 2012
Local events roundup - July and August
Here are a selection of events taking place in the area during the summer, all accessible by train.
Posted in: Local News

July 19th 2012
FR Company Board and Trustees visit the Harzer Schmalspurbahnen in Germany
The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways have had a close relationship with the Harzer Schmalspurbahnen GmbH (HSB) for many years. This was sealed with an international partnership agreement in Porthmadog in September 2006.
Posted in: News

July 17th 2012
WHHR on the WHR this Saturday.
The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways have invited the Welsh Highland Heritage Railway to run a special train for its members over the Welsh Highland Railway following the WHHR AGM on Saturday 21st July, following successful spark arrestor tests at the weekend.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

June 28th 2012
F&WHR reaches finals of Coach Touring Awards
The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway has been awarded the accolade of becoming a finalist at the Coach Tourism Awards, held in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Posted in: News

June 28th 2012
Shop News
A brand new book on the Ffestiniog Railway's history is always an exciting event and this one covers the railway from the start of the preservation era in 1955 up to the reopening to Blaenau in 1982 using rare colour photographs.
Posted in: News

June 20th 2012
New book: Garratts & Kalaharis of the Welsh Highland Railway
Brand new and in stock is this long awaited book, available from our shops on the railway and from the web shop.
Posted in: News

June 14th 2012
F&WHR promote North Wales at York
The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways have just returned from the UK’s major railway celebration, the nine day Railfest at the National Railway Museum in York.
Posted in: News

June 6th 2012
Thankyou Ffestiniog!
Pupils from Ysgol Cefn Coch in Penrhyndeudraeth rode on the Olympic Torch special train from Minffordd to Porthmadog last week.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

May 29th 2012
The Olympic Torch on the Ffestiniog Railway
The Olympic Torch was carried on the railway from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Porthmadog in glorious May sunshine yesterday.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

May 23rd 2012
Happy birthday to the Festiniog!
May 23rd is the 180th anniversary of the Festiniog Railway's Act of Parliament.
Posted in: News

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