Events and Experiences

Throughout the year the Railway has many special events. There are also a number of ‘Special Experiences’ such as Dining Trains and Footplate Experiences – click on the relevant button below to select which you would like to see – and don’t forget to pay us a visit…

2017 Winter Steam Gala

Winter Steam Gala 3rd - 5th March 2017

Join us for our big, noisy, three day festival of steam. Whether you’re a railway enthusiast or just looking for something a bit different to do – you’re sure to have a memorable day out with many locomotives in steam and operating at various times throughout the day.

Pullman Afternoon Tea

26 March 2017

Relax in your sumptuous seat as you experience the comfort of luxury travel from the days when, as a passenger in an opulent Pullman Car, you experienced the best that rail travel in Britain could offer. Sit back and enjoy a traditional, English Afternoon Tea – a delicious combination of sandwiches and cakes plus tea and coffee.

‘Flying Scotsman’ – Oxenhope-Carlisle Special

31 March 2017

On the 31st March is running a special charter train from Oxenhope, along the branch to Keighley and then onto the mainline for a not to be missed journey to Carlisle behind the world’s most famous steam locomotive, ‘Flying Scotsman’ The train is being run in conjunction with Northern, Network Rail and Friends of the