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APPOINTMENT OF GENERAL MANAGER

Published: 25th February 2022

Following a detailed appointment process and interview, the Board of the West Somerset Railway are delighted…

WSR- Update

Published: 2nd February 2022

??The railway is ready to begin operating from March 19 with celebrations marking our trains running to Minehead again. I want to thank our whole team who have worked tirelessly over the winter to achieve a wonderfully-prepared railway for everyone to enjoy.?

HERITAGE TRUST LEARNING EVENTS: THE IN:CH ART EXHIBITION

Published: 26th September 2021

The IN:CH Art Exhibition will be held at the Gauge Museum 25th September – 3rd…

Appeal update

Published: 13th July 2021

Vacancy for Director of Infrastructure and Engineering

Published: 30th June 2021

West Somerset Railway funding appeal hits the right notes

Published: 2nd April 2020

After the West Somerset Railway plc (WSR) was forced to suspend operations and shut down on 17 March, before the 2020 running season even got underway planned for Saturday 21 March, an urgent appeal was launched on the company's website for desperately needed funds to help the 22 mile line heritage line get through the Coronavirus crisis.

WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY STAFF DEPARTURE AND APPOINTMENTS

Published: 30th November 2018

West Somerset Railway plc Chairman Jonathan Jones Pratt has announced a number of significant staff…

West Somerset Railway wins funding grant from the Hinkley Point C Community Fund

Published: 31st October 2018

The West Somerset Railway has been awarded a grant from the HPC Community Fund. The Fund is in place…

WSRA Volunteer Trustee with a fundraising remit.

Published: 30th October 2018

The West Somerset Railway Association (WSRA) Board have agreed the need for an additional Volunteer…