West Somerset Railway


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*UPDATED* Managing Director Vacancy

Published: 31st December 2019

BR std 9F 2-10-0 No. 92134

Published: 8th November 2019

The loco is newly restored BR Std 9F 2-10-0 No. 92134

Last Chance to use GWR Shuttle

Published: 23rd October 2019

Last chance to ride the GWR shuttle connection from Taunton to travel to the West Somerset Railway.…

West Somerset Steam Railway Trust

Published: 21st October 2019

Would you like to help the Steam Trust to develop its education and learning programme through our National…

A full day out on West Somerset Railway on Saturday 5th October

Published: 28th September 2019

As is usual there will be an early passenger train departure from Minehead station on the Saturday of…

Autumn Steam Gala Souvenir Programme

Published: 26th September 2019

With the line-up of locomotives finalised for the Autumn Gala the working diagrams will appear …

Company AGM update.

Published: 19th September 2019

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Locomotive Announcement for Autumn Steam Gala

Published: 11th September 2019

The Gala Planning Team are pleased to be able to advise that we now have another loco booked in for the Autumn Gala.

Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2019 from the West Somerset Railway 21 September to 6 October

Published: 10th September 2019

Somerset Art Weeks is an annual, county-wide celebration of the visual arts. Guided by directions in the guide booklet and looking out for the distinctive bright yellow signs, art-lovers can follow a trail, seeking out all forms of art in interesting and unexpected locations and buildings. Planning your art trail around journeys along the West Somerset Railway makes a great day out.