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Maybach Memories has been cancelled for 20th May.

Published: 12th May 2017

Due to Operational reasons we unfortunately will not be having Maybach Memories on 20th May as previously…

Timetable Changes for 13th May 2017

Published: 11th May 2017

For operational reasons the timetable for 13th May has been altered slightly, and will now run as it…

Flying Scotsman ticket sales

Published: 8th May 2017

The WSR plc is pleased to announce that it has now sold all its current allocation of tickets - totalling…

Maybach Memories replacement diesel

Published: 6th May 2017

Please note that on Sunday 7th May the Maybach memories Western D1010 may be replaced by an alterative…

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…


Published: 21st April 2017

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