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August 7th 2011
Super Power 2011 - Advance tickets now on sale
Advance tickets are now available for Super Power 2011 - you can now book a variety of tickets in advance which will be posted our prior to the event.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

August 1st 2011
Our Heritage Journey: Heritage Lottery Fund Bid
The long term project is to share the heritage of the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways with visitors and local people, at various sites along the length of the railways.
Posted in: News

July 23rd 2011
Colour-coordinated ladies

Ex-Penrhyn Railway Hunslets Linda and Blanche have emerged from the Boston Lodge paint shop in lined FR Green livery.

Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

July 22nd 2011
Linda emerges from the paint shop

Ex Penrhyn Hunslet Linda was captured by Peter Johnson at Boston Lodge this afternoon, fresh from the paint shop.

Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

July 19th 2011
Mayor of Caernarfon to flag off historic steam loco on marathon trip
An historic steam locomotive is returning to the Caernarfon factory where it was built 134 years ago, before undertaking the toughest journey of its life.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 13th 2011
The Open-Top Bus is Back!
Monday 18th July sees the return of the open-top bus connection between Porthmadog and Pont Croesor stations.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 12th 2011
Fourth Lord arrives on the FR
Ex-Penrhyn Quarry Hunslet Hugh Napier's boiler was unloaded at Minffordd on Tuesday July 12. The rest of the loco will arrive in the next few days in a deal which will see the 107 year-old, owned by the National Trust, returned to steam by engineers at Boston Lodge Works.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

July 12th 2011
Ffestiniog Travel Welsh Weekend
Ffestiniog Travel has put together a weekend package to enable you to experience what is expected to be a truly memorable steam event on the newly completed Welsh Highland Railway.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 11th 2011
F&WHR enhances Summer timetable
Due to the popularity of services covering the new section of the Welsh Highland Railway opened in April, F&WHR management have evaluated options for enhancing the Summer timetable to offer more opportunities for return journeys over the whole line from both Caernarfon and Porthmadog.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 11th 2011
Porthmadog Triathlon - September 4th 2011

The Porthmadog Triathlon has been organised to help celebrate the 200th anniversary of the construction of "Y Cob" by William Madocs,the founder of the town. The occasion will be very special as this is the first triathlon to be held in the Town.

Posted in: Local News

July 5th 2011
FR on TV: Coast this Sunday...
The BBC Coast team visited the FR over two days last summer and the end result is being screened on BBC2 and the BBC HD Channel this Sunday evening (July 10) at 2100. Coast usually attracts between four and five million viewers each week.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

July 2nd 2011
Linda goes back to Penrhyn...
Linda is currently running without her tender, harking back to her time on the Penrhyn Quarry Railway when she was, of course, coal fired.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

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