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June 11th 2011
143 emerges from Boston Lodge..
Beyer Garratt 143 emerged into the sunshine at Boston Lodge this morning following a major overhaul. It now joins 87 as our second coal-fired NG/G16.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

June 8th 2011
Debut for new Welsh Highland service car
This morning saw the first appearance of newly completed service car no. 2011 on a Welsh Highland Railway service train.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

June 2nd 2011
Shop News
We have some great new lines either available now or coming soon that we thought you might like to know about...
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

May 24th 2011
Trains & ospreys by open-top bus - The Pont Croesor connection
For the spring and summer holiday periods, a special bus service operated by Express Motors (route 197) will be running between Porthmadog Harbour Station and Pont Croesor Station.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

May 22nd 2011
Lynton & Barnstaple Charter Train - Photo Gallery
Today a train chartered by the Lynton & Barnstaple Trust and hauled by 'Lyd' ran from Minffordd to Caernarfon and back, including a non-stop run through Porthmadog.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

May 10th 2011
Linda on tour...
Linda will be paying a visit to the Statfold Barn Railway Enthusiasts Day on June 4th - the first time the loco has been back to England since 1893.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

May 5th 2011
International Art Project - Cellb in Blaenau
Cellb in Blaenau Ffestiniog will host an International Art Project at the end of May featuring the work of artists from five countries.
Posted in: Local News

May 5th 2011
Automobile Club of North Wales visit - May 8th 2011
The Welsh Highland Railway is delighted to be hosting a visit of a wide variety of cars from the North Wales Automobile Club. There will be cars at Pont Croesor station with the main display at Dinas station, near Caernarfon.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

April 17th 2011
Spring Thing - More highlights...

As the Spring Thing draws ever nearer, here are details of more happenings on and around the railway during the holiday period - you'll be sure to find something for all the family to enjoy.

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April 15th 2011
Spring Thing - Handy Guide now available!
After weeks of planning, we're now able to publish a Handy Guide to the forthcoming Spring Thing - The event takes place over the Easter / Spring Bank Holiday weekends, and offers something for everyone.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

April 13th 2011
Spring Thing - Easter Events at Blaenau Ffestiniog
Representatives from Llechwedd Slate Quarry will be giving slate splitting demonstrations at Blaenau Station over Easter Weekend, and there'll be footplate rides too...
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

April 12th 2011
Spring Thing - Timetables now published!
We have now published a complete set of timetables for the period April 22nd to May 2nd. These timetables give full details of the enhanced train services available during the ten day 'Spring Thing' event.
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