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Book Now to see Santa – just a few compartments left

Friday 20th 18:00 Comp 1 – 0 Comp 2 – 4 Comp 3 – 8 Comp 4 – 8 Saturday 21st 16:00 Comp 1 – 2 Comp 2 – 0 Comp 3 – 2 Comp 4 – 2 17:00 All sold except Comp 2 -2 18:00 All sold 19:00 all sold except Comp 3 – 2 Comp 4 – 4 Sunday 22nd …

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Santa Specials Update – Third of the seats already sold

Santa Logo

As at 14th November the Santa Specials availability is Saturday 7th December – All Trains – High Availability Sunday 8th December – All Trains – High Availability Friday 13th December – All Trains – High Availability Saturday 14th December – 16:00 Full – All other Trains – High Availability Sunday 15th December – 16:00 Full – All other Trains – High Availability Friday …

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New Toilet Block Planning Approved

Broadland District Council approved this week, plans for a new brick built toilet block on the site of the temporary toilet block, next to the station. The brick building has been designed to be in keeping with the existing station buildings and will be have disabled and baby changing facilities Quotes have already been obtained and funding is now being …

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All this years Driver Experiences have sold out

This year has been our best year by far with the driver experiences and we will be releasing some dates for next year during October in time for ideal Christmas presents

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Sidings Bar to be open Christmas Eve and New Years Eve

We have been asked by members and guests if we could open the sidings bar on Christmas eve and if we could organise a New years eve party which we are pleased to confirm will happen, more details of times will follow

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Annie repair fund breaks the £6000 barrier


As at 31st May 2013 the repair fund stands at £6090.95 Thank you to everyone who has contributed so far. We still need to get to a minimum of £15000, but we hope with the work we are doing ourselves will save money

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New Tarmaced Entrance Complete


Our new entrance is now complete. Apologies for the inconvenience cause whilst this work took place but as we are sure many of you regular visitors will agree this is as vast improvement on the dirt entrance we have had up until now.

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Over 71 Exhibits already confirmed for the Steam Rally


We have now had confirmation that at least 15 full size traction engine will be attending including Bedford Fire Service Shand Mason Steam Fire pump built in 1908 9 Scaled traction engines A variety of classic cars, commercial vehicles, tractors, living vans and much more And a selection of trade stands Beer festival will be taking place in the Marquee, …

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First Wedding at Whitwell & Reepham Station 22nd June 2013


Lesley Urry and her two bridesmaids arrived on the top field in a 1925 Nash Motor car, walk down to the Whitwell East platform, where a 1945 steam engine called Victory and the SECR Brake van was waiting After the formalities with the registrar on the brake van the train departed to the end of the line and then back …

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Whitwell & Reepham Railway will be at The Royal Norfolk Show this year


The Whitwell & Reepham Railway will be exhibiting this year at the Royal Norfolk Show on the 26th and 27th June Stand Number 558 Avenue 16 You will be able to buy this years Steam Rally and  Santa tickets, Driver Experiences and much more Or just come and say hello

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