Our 2017 events/brochure can be found here.
Our next event is :-
July 9th 2017 10am- 5pm Burton Breweries Locomotives Day
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Our 2017 events/brochure can be found here.
Don’t forget everyone it’s our start of season gala in March! (5th & 6th) why not come along and joins us to kick off the 2016 running season in style, as usual there will be plenty to see and do with an intensive freight and passenger service and brake van rides. Our heritage centre and museum, oo scale model railway, gift & model shop and The Sidings tea room will be open at Brownhills West. Then at Chasewater Heaths you will find the G scale model railway, gift & model shop and The Station Café.Mabel’s Vintage Carriage will also be open both at Brownhills West station Gates normally open around 9am with the first train movements Happening around 10am, ticket prices (day rover) £7.95 Adult £3.95 Child (Under3 free) Family of 4 £19.95. Non working members £3. No passes/vouchers valid for gala. Timetable below.
We would like to welcome you this weekend to our Gala. With 4 locomotives in steam and 1 diesel along with a intensive passenger service, including brake van rides, it is sure to be a real treat. Also this weekend there will be coal and freight train demonstrations, including our recently acquired MGR fleet to showcase our local industrial heritage. There is something for everyone at Chasewater Railway including our museum, heritage centre, variety of shops, model railways and tea room. So come along and see us this weekend for a chuffing good day out at Chasewater Railway….. more than just a train ride! (Timetable below)
Come along to Chasewater Railway’s annual charities day Sunday 2nd August 2015 11am-5pm where we open the station to local charities and community groups. Here they can raise awareness of their organisation or sell crafts and gifts etc. to raise much needed funds. Steam train rides, plus more to be announced soon. If you are a local group wishing to attend please email events@chasewaterrailway for more information.
Our next event is our popular coal train day which is also Fathers day so bring Dad along for a special treat. Featuring a range of our locomotives on both passenger and demonstration coal trains that were once an everyday sight here at Chasewater and the surrounding area. New for this year the event will feature two of our recently acquired MGR coal hoppers, see the news article here for more on those.
Open 10 am- 5pm with passenger trains and coal trains running plus Museum,Model railways at both BHW and CWH stations, Tea room, gift & model shops, Mabel’s vintage carriage and more.
Bring Dad along for a Fathers day treat
Ticket prices are £5.95 for adults and £3.45 for Children (under 3 travel free) or a family group of 4 people (2 adults max) £15.45
Our first gala of the year will be on Feb 28th/Mar 1st 2015 and preparations are now been finalised. The confirmed visiting loco is the beautiful Peckett ‘Teddy’, small but perfectly formed Teddy weighs in at 11 tons but like ‘Colin Mcandrew ‘ has the heart of a lion. We can’t wait to see Teddy at Chasewater. February 28th and March 1st Industrial gala 10am-5pm. Intensive timetable to follow later this week so keep watching. Subject to availability the line up will be :-
Guest Locomotive – Peckitt “Teddy” and long term guest Staffordshire built Bagnall “Kent No.2”
Plus home fleet
Hunslet “Holly Bank No.3”, RSH “Nechells No.4”, and 104 year old Barclay “Colin McAndrew”
This special event offer great value for money featuring 5 engines in steam, brake van rides, demonstration Freight/coal trains, accredited museum, model railway and Narrow Gauge train (Sun only and weather permitting/ small extra charge), gift shops, tea room (BHW) and cafe (CWH). Look forward to seeing you there
Day Rover Tickets are priced at Adults £7.00 Children 3-15 £3.50(under 3yrs travel free), 1 free ticket for a travelling companion required by a fare paying wheelchair user, no other concessions, vouchers or HRA passes available/accepted during special events – members on production of valid membership card is £2 per person named on the card. All advertised services and locomotives subject to availability.
Our steam locomotives that are available for traffic will come out to celebrate the start of 2015. A chance to take it easy and enjoy the sights and sounds of our industrial steam engines whilst travelling through Chasewater Country Park and enjoying a mince pie. No need to pre book for this one just turn up first train at 11am and last train leaves BHW at 14:45. Further details will appear here shortly. This is our last operating day until the end of February.