skip to Main Content
01434 382828 enquiries@south-tynedale-railway.org.uk
THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Some cool stuff and things to read about.

Jog Blog

First blog... So here it is, our very first blog and you may be surprised…

KEEP READING

Earth Day and the Launch of Green Dragon 22nd April 2019

Earth Day 2019 is the perfect day to formally launch our wood burning loco, Green…

KEEP READING

Afternoon teas booking now!

To celebrate #EnglishTourismWeek19 and the opening of 'Number 12' our new afternoon tea carriage, every…

KEEP READING

Strivers Become Drivers…or anything else they want to be!

Thanks to funding from Cumbria Community Foundation’s Cumbria Fund, pupils from Samuel Kings School Alston…

KEEP READING

Smile! There are many ways to support us!

Become an armchair supporter... There are many ways in which you can support our Preservation…

KEEP READING

An historic weekend for the South Tynedale Preservation Society.

South Tynedale Railway Society is very pleased to announce... that the line extension to Slaggyford…

KEEP READING

STR Visitors’ Steam Dreams can now come true!

NAKLO back on track thanks to funding from the Power to Change Trust South Tynedale…

KEEP READING

December fun thanks to The National Lottery!

From 11 to 15 December 2017, we are offering a free hot drink and piece…

KEEP READING

STR Leader of the Track!

STR Leader of the Track! 2017 has been an absolutely fantastic year for South Tynedale…

KEEP READING

Halloween Spooktacular

Join in with an evening of Halloween fun and frolics on 31st October with a…

KEEP READING

South Tynedale Railway nominated in North East England Tourism Awards 2017

We're delighted to announce that South Tynedale Railway has been nominated in two categories, Small…

KEEP READING

South Tynedale Railway – awarded Queens Award for Voluntary Service

South Tynedale Railway Preservation Society, Alston, are proud recipients of The Queens Award for Voluntary…

KEEP READING

Ask about our Track Back special offer

By way of thanking our visitors for their support of the ongoing development project and…

KEEP READING

No April Fools’ here – we resume services on 1st April

We can’t believe our train services resume on 1st April. Safe to say, there has…

KEEP READING

Double Gold at the North East Toursim Awards 2017

In the recent North East Tourism Awards, The South Tynedale Railway received two Golden awards.…

KEEP READING

South Tynedale Railway are Highly Commended at North East England Tourism Awards

Winners announced for North East England Tourism Awards Tourism businesses from across the North East…

KEEP READING

Shortlist announced for tourism superstars

The shortlist for the North East England Tourism Awards has been announced today (21 October…

KEEP READING

The South Tynedale Railway Development Project

The Origin of the funding After a reduction in visitors due to some serious weather…

KEEP READING

Steam Oddities at the South Tynedale Railway

South Tynedale Railway, Alston, is pulling out all the stops this August Bank Holiday with…

KEEP READING

Second successful year for Employability Scheme at South Tynedale Railway

Last week saw the completion of the second year of the “Employability Scheme” at South…

KEEP READING

Green Steam this Easter

The 2016 services will resume on Thursday 24th March with trains departing Alston at 10.45;…

KEEP READING

Bags of Help!

We are very proud to be a potential recipient of Tesco’s forthcoming Bags of Help…

KEEP READING

Santa Specials

There will be an extra sparkle in Santa’s eyes this December as his temporary home…

KEEP READING

Halloween event

Saturday 31st October Join us in fancy dress for a family friendly Halloween event. No…

KEEP READING

Swinging Sixties Saddletanks Gala

Dust down your bell bottoms and come and join us Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th…

KEEP READING

August Bank Holiday Family Fun

Join us for some family fun this Bank Holiday at South Tynedale Railway, Alston. On…

KEEP READING

SOUTH TYNEDALE RAILWAY AWARDED 2015 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

Recognised as a Top Performing Tourist Destination as Reviewed by Travellers on the World’s Largest…

KEEP READING

Bring A Grown Up – 20th & 21st June

Join us at South Tynedale Railway on 20th and 21st June, when each child accompanied…

KEEP READING

CA9 Postcode Winners

Postcode winners!! Did you know that if you have a CA9 postcode, you can travel…

KEEP READING

A splendid welcome to ‘BARBER’ at South Tynedale Railway

The South Tynedale Railway at Alston is delighted with the success of the “BARBER –…

KEEP READING

BARBER- Return to Steam Gala Press Release

The iconic steam locomotive ‘BARBER’ will make its long awaited debut at Alston’s South Tynedale…

KEEP READING

New Timetable Released

STR leaflet 2015 for web

KEEP READING

BARBER Return to Steam Gala

The iconic 1908 steam locomotive BARBER will return to steam and will carry passengers for…

KEEP READING

Indian Summer Comes to Alston

    The Darjeeling-Himalayan Railway comes to the high North Pennines for an ‘Indian Summer’…

KEEP READING