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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…

53809 and 76017

Published: 26th April 2017

53809 is reaching the end of some challenging boiler repairs but unfortunately we are not quite there…

RAILWAY MUSEUMS DURING THE SPRING STEAM GALA

Published: 21st April 2017

There are three railway museums along the route of the WSR and they will all be open during the Spring…

WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY APPOINTS A NEW KEY MEMBER TO ITS SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Published: 19th April 2017

RICHARD Jones, currently Operations Officer at the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway and a former…

ANOTHER GUEST ENGINE MAKES ITS WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY DEBUT AT THE SPRING STEAM GALA

Published: 19th April 2017

There will be a third “debutant” steam engine at the Spring Steam Gala between April 27th…

A HERITAGE RAILWAY FIRST ON SATURDAY APRIL 29TH

Published: 19th April 2017

Although no less than 772 4F 0-6-0 locomotives were built by the Midland and the London Midland and…

Changes to the consultation arrangements for the southern gateway

Published: 19th April 2017

On Saturday 6th May 2017, there will be a public meeting for Bishops Lydeard residents and West Somerset…