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Autumn Steam Gala Announcement

Published: 20th August 2019

Chairman of the Gala Planning Team, Don Bishop, is pleased to announce the first visiting…


Published: 14th August 2019

At the EGM of the West Somerset Railway plc held on Saturday 10 August, the Motion to revise article 53 of the plc's M&A was passed with an overwhelming majority of the 102 shareholders present. There was one vote against the motion and one abstention.

Friends of Minehead Station (FoMS) hit their £500,000 fund-raising milestone on 3 August 2019

Published: 3rd August 2019

Some 22 years ago, the then secretary of the Friends of Minehead Station (FoMS), the late David Perry,…

West Somerset Railway PLC Announcement

Published: 1st August 2019

The Railway wishes to announce that Mr Conibeare has decided to leave the Railway from Wednesday 31…

July Track Information

Published: 19th July 2019

Full Independent Track Survey to raise standards on the West Somerset Railway The West Somerset Railway…

Important communication to WSR PLC Shareholders.

Published: 18th July 2019

Please find attached links to some important requests relating to the call for a EGM, this communication…

Trackman Vacancy

Published: 10th July 2019

The West Somerset Railway are looking for a Trackman to join the team.  Please follow the instructions…

Catering Assistant vacancy

Published: 10th July 2019

New Somerset train services start on July 27 GWR Shuttles to West Somerset Railway details announced

Published: 8th July 2019

Taunton Link for WSR 2019 The WSR and GWR are together providing a rail link between Taunton and Bishops…