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October 31st 2011
Network Rail Boss visits F&WHR
Network Rail's Route Managing Director for Wales, Mark Langman, visited the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways on October 27th in the company of Andy Savage, Executive Director of the Railway Heritage Trust.
Posted in: News

October 24th 2011
Preparatory work on Cob widening gets underway
Preparatory work has started at the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway Station at Porthmadog for its major Cob widening project.
Posted in: Press Releases

October 24th 2011
A brace of awards for the F&WHR
Following the successful completion of the rebuilt Welsh Highland Railway from Caernarfon to Porthmadog, the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway has received one of the most prestigious accolades in the heritage railway industry, the Peter Manisty Award.
Posted in: Press Releases

October 21st 2011
Special offers from local hotels for Autumn and Winter
Two of our excellent local hotels have enticing special offers for short breaks throughout the Autumn and Winter Period...
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October 14th 2011
Successful F&WHR staff exchange visit to the Harz Narrow Gauge Railways
From 5th to 9th October a group of 27 permanent and volunteer staff from the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways (F&WHR) made a “working” visit to our partners in Germany, the Harzer Schmalspurbahnen (HSB). As always, we were looked after admirably.
Posted in: News

October 13th 2011
Happy birthday to us!
The new Welsh Highland Railway has now been open for longer than the 1923 original, which closed after just 13 years...
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

October 9th 2011
Vintage Weekend Timetables now online
Full passenger timetables for the forthcoming Vintage Weekend are now available to download from the website.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

October 7th 2011
Funding received for Metropolitan carriage rebuild
London Transport Museum (LTM) has been handed more than £422,000 towards a project to restore the world's oldest known surviving example of an underground railway carriage.
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October 6th 2011
Vintage Weekend final preparations…
Final plans for the railway’s Vintage Weekend are now being made. Full details, including ALL timetables, schedules, carriage sets and loco rosters will be available in the form of a “Spotter’s Guide”.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

September 30th 2011
Ffestiniog Travel launches new website and 2012 brochure
Ffestiniog Travel has launched its new Rail Holidays of the World 2012 brochure offering an eclectic mix of escorted and tailor-made rail journeys across the globe.
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September 29th 2011
Ffestiniog Railway Society Book Auction 2011
The list has been produced for the Ffestiniog Railway Society 2011 book auction, an annual event to raise funds for the Ffestiniog Railway. This year, all funds raised will go to the FR Heritage Group's Waggon Tracks Appeal.
Posted in: News

September 22nd 2011
Savour the Darjeeling Himalaya Railway experience - in North Wales
The DHR is one of the world's great narrow gauge railways, running for 50 miles through some of the toughest terrain imaginable. Now a few lucky people have the chance to experience the nearest thing to the DHR without travelling to India.
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