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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…

Flying Scotsman visit to the West Somerset Railway 23rd to 26th May 2017 UPDATED

Published: 20th May 2017

The world famous Flying Scotsman locomotive will be touching base at Bishops Lydeard on the West Somerset…

Maybach Memories has been cancelled for 20th May.

Published: 12th May 2017

Due to Operational reasons we unfortunately will not be having Maybach Memories on 20th May as previously…

Timetable Changes for 13th May 2017

Published: 11th May 2017

For operational reasons the timetable for 13th May has been altered slightly, and will now run as it…

Flying Scotsman ticket sales

Published: 8th May 2017

The WSR plc is pleased to announce that it has now sold all its current allocation of tickets - totalling…

Maybach Memories replacement diesel

Published: 6th May 2017

Please note that on Sunday 7th May the Maybach memories Western D1010 may be replaced by an alterative…

The West Somerset Railway Locomotive Restoration Fund

Published: 5th May 2017

The Chairs of both the West Somerset Railway PLC (WSR PLC) and the West Somerset Railway Association…

West Somerset Railway Classic Car Run ?? Sunday 4th June 2017- only a Month away!

Published: 5th May 2017

The West Somerset Railway’s annual Classic Car Run will be held on Sunday 4th June this year and…

6695 Loco Group and WSR agree long-term deal

Published: 27th April 2017

The West Somerset Railway is pleased to announce that agreement has been reached with the owners of…