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We’ll be back on the tracks from the 26th December!

Posted: Tuesday 1st of December 2020

We're excited to announce we'll be back on the tracks from the 26th December to the 3rd January offering visitors and locals the chance to once again journey through the beautiful Cumbrian landscape on La'al Ratty.

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The restoration of Elmira and Maid of Kent Pullman camping coaches

Posted: Friday 23rd of October 2020

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Steaming up for new Heritage Railway Weekends

Posted: Thursday 22nd of October 2020

One of the UK's best-known heritage railway lines will be steaming ahead with a series of special Heritage Railway Weekends this winter, giving passengers a rare opportunity to travel on two of the country's most historic steam engines 'Synolda' and 'Katie'.

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Official Statement

Posted: Sunday 20th of September 2020

At around 17.45 on Sunday 20th September 2020 an incident occurred in which a passenger locomotive's leading wheelset became derailed after hitting a sheep. The train was carrying eight passengers plus train crew comprising driver and guard. No injuries were incurred by either passengers or crew.
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National Lottery funding to restore historic Railway Pullman Camping Coaches

Posted: Thursday 3rd of September 2020

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded £250,000 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund for an innovative restoration project, which gets underway from Tuesday 8 September 2020.

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