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Diesel Services in place for 12th and 13th April 2017.

Published: 11th April 2017

Due to circumstances beyond our control the 10.10 service out of Minehead and return, and the 14.30…

Special Events Planning team announce two class 20 Diesels for this years Diesel Gala

Published: 10th April 2017

The WSR Special Events Planning Team are pleased to announce that we have now agreed to the hire of…

Lineside Passes

Published: 7th April 2017

Currently, it is our intention to cease the issue of lineside passes from the 1 January 2018 on the…

Arrival of first locomotive for the Spring Steam Gala

Published: 26th March 2017

The West Somerset Railway’s Spring Steam Gala will take place between April 27th and 30th but…

Call for volunteers - WSR Mechanical Engineering Department

Published: 24th March 2017

Call for volunteers - WSR Mechanical Engineering Department Calling anybody who would like to volunteer…

FIRST GUEST ENGINE FOR WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY SPRING STEAM GALA HAS ARRIVED.

Published: 24th March 2017

The West Somerset Railway’s Spring Steam Gala will take place between April 27th and 30th but…

This Saturday 5199 to work double headed with 6960.

Published: 24th March 2017

UPDATED    5199 should be double-heading with 6960 this Saturday, the pair will be travelling…

St Georges Day Quantock Belle Dining Train 23rd April 2017 now fully booked

Published: 16th March 2017

Our St George's Day Quantock Belle roast dinner service is now fully booked!  If you wanted…

West Somerset Railway and the D&EPG announce Heritage Diesel Locomotive Hauled Trains for Summer 2017

Published: 16th March 2017

The West Somerset Railway and the Diesel Electric Presentation Group are pleased to announce they have…