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Spring Steam Gala parking

Published: 18th March 2018

Due to heavy rainfall, our over-flow car parking at Bishops Lydeard will not be in use for the Spring…

The West Somerset Railway Online Newsletter is available now

Published: 16th March 2018

The March edition of Online is available to see now. Please click here 

Readers Halt is 20 Years Old

Published: 12th March 2018

On 8th March 1998, The Friends of Minehead Station opened their second hand book and magazine emporium…

Dinmore Manor has a new look for 2018

Published: 8th March 2018

Dinmore Manor has a new look for 2018.  Go to Dinmore Manors website here to see some the photos.

Lost and Found Ledger To Go On Public Display

Published: 6th March 2018

A relic from the early days of one of the West Country’s busiest railway branch lines and which…

West Somerset Railway Presents a Great Western Routes and Branches Spring Steam Gala.

Published: 28th February 2018

Photo Credit Steve Cockram

West Somerset Railway wins through to the second round of the Hinkley Point C Community Cohesion Grants Programme

Published: 23rd February 2018

The HPC Community Cohesion Grants Programme addresses intangible and residual community impacts deriving…


Published: 21st February 2018

Saturday 24th February 2018 AT Richard Huish College, South Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3DZ (This is…

Draft Corporate Plan out for consultation

Published: 20th February 2018

The consultation phase of the West Somerset Railway Plc's Corporate Plan 2018-2023 will commence…