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October 6th 2016
Trailffest 2016
On Saturday 24th September, the 3rd Trailffest half marathon was held in Porthmadog.
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October 1st 2016
Call for exhibits at Quirks & Curiosities II
The big event on the Ffestiniog Railway next year is the four-day 'Quirks and Curiosities II' event to be held over the 2017 May Day Bank Holiday weekend.
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September 15th 2016
An important anniversary in Bristol
65 years ago on 8th September 1951, the inaugural meeting to revive the Ffestiniog Railway was held at Bristol Railway Circle's rented club room in Clifton, Bristol at St Mary's House, 36 Tyndall Park Road.
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September 6th 2016
Summer Of Fun Name Train Competition - Winners announced
What’s in a name? - The name of the game is success for three lucky children who entered the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway’s Name the Train competition.
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August 4th 2016
Big Train meets Little Train
Great Little Trains of Wales quick to rise to the Department for Transport Challenge
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May 27th 2016
Free footplate rides at Harbour Station this weekend
This weekend we're going to have a locomotive in steam providing footplate rides at Porthmadog Harbour Station.
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May 26th 2016
Snowdonia Pass: Your ticket to great savings in Snowdonia
It’s officially summer, so it’s the perfect time to start planning your next family adventure, road trip with friends or romantic break to North Wales and with the recent launch of the Snowdonia Pass – a new visitor discount card – you’ll be able to find your epic for less! 
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April 20th 2016
Carriages for the 21st Century
It's not often you get the chance to ride in a brand new train - even on the national network, such a thing is a rarity. But this year, we're rolling out a luxury new train on the Ffestiniog Railway, allowing you to enjoy a journey through the heart of Snowdonia in unparalleled comfort with great service.
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March 13th 2016
Lottie’s facelift
Another key task in the Winter Maintenance Programme has been completed. The road surface at Quarry Lane Crossing, better known as Lottie’s Crossing, had deteriorated badly and was in urgent need of replacement.
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January 22nd 2016
Santa Specials beat the rain
Although the promise of a White Christmas proved to be false, despite hints in early December that it might be on the cards, Santa Specials on both railways proved as popular as ever despite the unseasonal rain.
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December 8th 2015
Ffestiniog Railway Santa Trains to Beddgelert
Due to the continued bad weather causing delays to track maintenance work, the Ffestiniog Railway’s Santa Specials will be running to Beddgelert instead of to Tan y Bwlch this coming weekend. 
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November 23rd 2015
F&WHR teams up with Landmark Trust to save historic cottage
Hot on the heels of the six-part Channel 4 series, the Landmark Trust - a charity that rescues historic buildings and makes them available for holidays - today launches a new fundraising appeal.
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