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WEST SOMERSET DEBUT FOR 73082 CAMELOT AT WSR AUTUMN STEAM GALA

Published: 22nd June 2017

British Railways Class 5MT 73082 “Camelot” will be making its West Somerset Railway debut…

Late Running for Saturday

Published: 16th June 2017

In the afternoon of Saturday 17th June our services will be running a little bit later than previously…

News on the Class 50's currently on the West Somerset Railway.

Published: 8th June 2017

The WSR Special Events Planning Team would like to advise visitors to our diesel gala this weekend that…

EXMOOR COAST RAILWAY MODELLERS - MINEHEAD - LARGEST SHOW SO FAR!

Published: 7th June 2017

Exmoor Coast Railway Modellers are offering an exciting day for all railway enthusiasts on Saturday…

2 Class 20 Guest Diesel Locomotives arriving at Bishops Lydeard today

Published: 7th June 2017

The West Somerset Railway welcomes the arrival of two class 20's, both are guest locmotives…

GWR Shuttle - Diesel Gala

Published: 1st June 2017

WSR Plc has confirmed the mainline operator GWR will operate a shuttle service between Taunton Railway…

Book signing on 4th June 2017

Published: 26th May 2017

Alan Stanistreet a local author of the book titled Railways Round Exmoor, will be holding a book signing…

The West Somerset Railway welcomes two class 20 Diesel locomotives to the Diesel Gala and Rail Ale Trail 9th - 11th June.

Published: 26th May 2017

The West Somerset Railway will be pleased to welcome two Class 20 diesel locomotives to the Diesel Gala…

MARKING THE 40th ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF WESTERN REGION DIESEL-HYDRAULIC LOCOMOTIVES:- THE WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY??s DIESEL GALA AND RAIL ALE TRAIL

Published: 22nd May 2017

JUNE 9th to 11th 1977 was the end of the era of the diesel-hydraulic locomotives on the Western Region…