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April 2019

Easter Weekend 20-22 April

20th April 2019 @ 10:30 am - 22nd April 2019 @ 4:45 pm

There's lots going on at the railway over  the Easter weekend! Between 20th and 22nd April children (ages 2-15) travel free if they bring a decorated egg (and a fare-paying adult!) with them. Your decorated egg will be displayed at…

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June 2019

Fathers’ Day at STR

16th June 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Want to treat your Dad this Sunday but not sure what to do? Sick of buying him the same old thing year on year? We may have the answer for you.... On Sunday 16th June, Dads travel free when accompanied…

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July 2019

Wimbledon Wednesdays 3rd July; Afternoon Tea and a Train Ride for 2

3rd July 2019 @ 1:45 pm - 4:35 pm

Wimbledon fortnight is almost upon us and it's the height of the British strawberry season so we thought we would celebrate all things summer with an irresistibly tasty offer! Strawberries and cream were first served to Henry VIII in 1509…

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POSTPONED DL3, Dads and Lads, Ladies and Lasses

7th July 2019

EVENT POSTPONED. if you are interested in attending a future event please get in touch on 01434 338212 Calling all Dads, Lads, Ladies and Lasses.... Are you mad on trains, like working with people or just enjoy working hands-on? Maybe…

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Wimbledon Wednesdays 10th July; Afternoon Tea and a Train Ride for 2

10th July 2019 @ 1:45 pm - 4:35 pm

Wimbledon fortnight is almost upon us and it's the height of the British strawberry season so we thought we would celebrate all things summer with an irresistibly tasty offer! Strawberries and cream were first served to Henry VIII in 1509…

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August 2019

Fantastic Fridays at STR

2nd August 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until 30th August 2019

Come and visit us on any Friday in August and you can join Kim, Sophie and Nic for a spot of bug hunting or outdoor art. Look out for the red gazebo and we'll be there between 11a.m and 3p.m…

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Fantastic Fridays at STR

9th August 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until 30th August 2019

Come and visit us on any Friday in August and you can join Kim, Sophie and Nic for a spot of bug hunting or outdoor art. Look out for the red gazebo and we'll be there between 11a.m and 3p.m…

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Fantastic Fridays at STR

16th August 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until 30th August 2019

Come and visit us on any Friday in August and you can join Kim, Sophie and Nic for a spot of bug hunting or outdoor art. Look out for the red gazebo and we'll be there between 11a.m and 3p.m…

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Fantastic Fridays at STR

23rd August 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until 30th August 2019

Come and visit us on any Friday in August and you can join Kim, Sophie and Nic for a spot of bug hunting or outdoor art. Look out for the red gazebo and we'll be there between 11a.m and 3p.m…

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Fantastic Fridays at STR

30th August 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until 30th August 2019

Come and visit us on any Friday in August and you can join Kim, Sophie and Nic for a spot of bug hunting or outdoor art. Look out for the red gazebo and we'll be there between 11a.m and 3p.m…

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September 2019

Heritage Open Days: Behind the Scenes at STR

21st September 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This is your opportunity to go behind the scenes at STR with a visit to the engineering workshop, signal box and Discovery Centre. You’ll discover the fascinating history of the signal box and learn about the mechanical wonders of the…

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Heritage Open Days: Behind the Scenes at STR

21st September 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This is your opportunity to go behind the scenes at STR with a visit to the engineering workshop, signal box and Discovery Centre. You’ll discover the fascinating history of the signal box and learn about the mechanical wonders of the…

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Heritage Open Days: Discover STR

21st September 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for an illustrated talk by Richard Graham, former Chair of the South Tynedale Railway Preservation Society. Find out about the fascinating history of the railway and the work of the Preservation Society to restore the line to its…

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Heritage Open Days: Behind the Scenes at STR

22nd September 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This is your opportunity to go behind the scenes at STR with a visit to the engineering workshop, signal box and Discovery Centre. You’ll discover the fascinating history of the signal box and learn about the mechanical wonders of the…

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Heritage Open Days: Behind the Scenes at STR

22nd September 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This is your opportunity to go behind the scenes at STR with a visit to the engineering workshop, signal box and Discovery Centre. You’ll discover the fascinating history of the signal box and learn about the mechanical wonders of the…

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October 2019

Diesel Driver Experience – driver for a tenner!

23rd October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Ever wondered what it's like to drive a train? Well wonder no longer!* On Wednesday 23rd October  you'll be able to have a driver experience on Old Rusty and all for a tenner! Booking is essential and places are very…

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Diesel Driver Experience – driver for a tenner

23rd October 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Ever wondered what it's like to drive a train? Well wonder no longer!* On Wednesday 23rd October  you'll be able to have a driver experience on Old Rusty and all for a tenner! Booking is essential and places are very…

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Solar System Walk & Astro Joe Workshop

24th October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

First we will discover the planets on a gentle guided walk (2km round trip) along the South Tyne Trail with Astro Joe (bring wellies/boots and warm/waterproof clothing). Are they close together or far apart? How big are they, compared to…

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Murder Mystery Special

25th October 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We love getting feedback from our visitors and lots of you have asked us for a Murder Mystery train…. So we’ve listened…. and the first ever Murder Mystery train will depart Alston station on Friday 25th October at 6.30 p.m.…

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Halloween Spooky Special Train Ride and Ghastly Grub

26th October 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Be afraid...be very afraid. Halloween is coming....... Are you brave enough to take the terrifying train into the unknown? Adults £11.50 Children 1 and over £8.50 Your ticket includes a seat on the 5.30 train, entrance to the party afterwards,…

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Halloween Spooky Special Train Ride and Ghastly Grub

31st October 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Be afraid...be very afraid. Halloween is coming....... Are you brave enough to take the terrifying train into the unknown? Adults £11.50 Children 1 and over £8.50 Your ticket includes a seat on the 5.30 train, entrance to the tea party…

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December 2019

Twixtmas Special Saturday 28th December 11.00 departure This event is now fully booked

28th December 2019 @ 11:00 am

Twixtmas … those lovely quiet days between the Christmas excess and the New Year celebrations. The days when you feel like you never want to eat turkey again and you’re not quite sure what to do with yourself. Well we…

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Twixtmas Special Saturday 28th December Departing 13.15 This event is now fully booked

28th December 2019 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Twixtmas … those lovely quiet days between the Christmas excess and the New Year celebrations. The days when you feel like you never want to eat turkey again and you’re not quite sure what to do with yourself. Well we…

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Twixtmas Special Sunday 29th December departs 11a.m. This event is now fully booked

29th December 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Twixtmas … those lovely quiet days between the Christmas excess and the New Year celebrations. The days when you feel like you never want to eat turkey again and you’re not quite sure what to do with yourself. Well we…

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Twixtmas Special Sunday 29th December departing 1.15p.m. This event is fully booked

29th December 2019 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Twixtmas … those lovely quiet days between the Christmas excess and the New Year celebrations. The days when you feel like you never want to eat turkey again and you’re not quite sure what to do with yourself. Well we…

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March 2020

Mothers’ Day Afternoon Tea

22nd March 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
£7.00 – £19.50

It's Mothers' Day on Sunday March 22nd and anyone booking a delicious afternoon tea at the Crossing Café that day will also receive a lovely glass of fizz on us! Our tasty afternoon teas are served on vintage china with…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

28th March 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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April 2020

CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

4th April 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED 10.30 Easter Bunny Express

11th April 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
£2.00 – £25.00

Take a train to meet the Easter Bunny! Catch the 10.30 Easter Bunny Express from Alston station and ride through the beautiful South Tyne Valley  in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to Slaggyford Station, home of the…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

18th April 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

25th April 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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May 2020

CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

2nd May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

9th May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

16th May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

23rd May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED Tea along the Tracks

27th May 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:35 pm
£12.50 – £59.00

Afternoon tea with a difference What could be better than travelling sedately through the North Pennine countryside whilst tucking into a tasty afternoon tea? Climb aboard the 3p.m departure from Alston station and we'll spoil you with tasty homebaked treats,…

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CANCELLED Teddy Bear Day

29th May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

The bears are back for 2020! Come along and meet the South Tynedale Railway teddy bears and if you are 15 and under and you bring your own teddy along with you you travel for free! There's a teddy trail…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

30th May 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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June 2020

CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

6th June 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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CANCELLED10.30 departure Alston to Slaggyford and return

13th June 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until 31st October 2020

This service departs Alston at 10.30 arriving at Slaggyford at 11.05. After a short break at Slaggyford, where there is a buffet car serving drinks and snacks, the train will depart for Alston at 11.30. Please note that Kirkhaugh and…

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