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Second Guest Locomotive announcement for the Diesel Gala,

Published: 7th February 2019

We are pleased to announce our second guest locomotive for this years "Vintage Diesels to the Seaside II" gala on 20th - 23rd June.

New date released for Shareholders Staff and Volunteers Meeting

Published: 7th February 2019

Dear Shareholders, Volunteers & Staff Colleague’s We have now been able to confirm a new date…

A Joint Statement on the Future of 4110 on the WSR.

Published: 4th February 2019

It is with regret that we have to announce that even with the 3 organisations working closely together…

Meeting 2nd February Cancelled

Published: 1st February 2019

Due to the current weather conditions and the risk of ice tomorrow morning, it has been decided to cancel…

First confirmed visiting loco announced for 2019 Diesel Gala

Published: 31st January 2019

We are very pleased to be able to announce the first confirmed visiting loco to the 2019 WSR "Vintage…

Winter Work Programme, are you able to help?

Published: 23rd January 2019

Winter Working Parties  We are all aware that there is a lot to be done in the few short weeks…

Staffing Review Statement

Published: 22nd January 2019

A staffing review statement regarding staffing at the West Somerset Railway has been issued today. Click…

GWR Loco 9351 moves to Williton for Final Assembly.

Published: 21st January 2019

GWR Loco 9351 moves to Williton for final assembly By agreement between the West Somerset Railway plc…

Meeting 2nd February 2019 for Shareholders, Volunteers and Staff of the West Somerset Railway.

Published: 11th January 2019

Meeting for WSR PLC Shareholders, volunteers and staff to be held at, 11am at Oake Manor Golf Club,…