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Whitwell Station Remembers

A group of about 40 people came to a memorial on Marriott’s Way near Whitwell Station today. Reverend Keith Rengert led a short service of remembrance. A number from the British Legion Bikers’ Division attended with a standard bearer, along with many people from Reepham and members of Whitwell & Reepham Railway Preservation Society. Two minutes silence was observed at 11:00 and a wreath was laid …

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Agecroft New Years Eve Prize Square Results

A big thank you to everyone that took part in the Agecroft New Years Eve Prize Squares which took place at 22:40 on 31st December 2016 The winning Square prizes are Driver Experience – Peter Myhill Bottle of Sparkling Wine – Steve Kennedy Box of Chocolates – Jude Mockell Sunday lunch for 2 – Joe Kiddle 3 bottles of mixed wine …

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Christmas Dinner and Disco update

As at 18th Oct we have now sold out for the 10th December, there are still spaces for the 3rd and 17th December So why not come and join us for a Christmas Dinner and Disco for just £19.95 per person Times are 19:00 for 19:30 sit down A choice of Turkey. Gammon or Beef available with all the trimmings, …

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Application for Railway Track to be relaid in front of Whitwell Station

You may know that we have an application in progress with Broadland District Council for planning permission to put track from points on our land to the platform in front of the station (on the station building side of Marriott’s Way) a short distance of three hundred metres, mostly where it is double track bed. We have a petition to …

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Early Bird tickets for Reepham Festival on sale 1st February

EARLY BIRD ARE ON SALE FROM SATURDAY 1st FEBRUARY! Usual entry fee for the weekend is £20 but early-birders pay only £17.50p! This admits one adult and two children under 15 for both days. WEEKEND CAMPING TICKETS – to be bought in conjunction with festival ticket(s) Two pitch sizes are available – STANDARD is 4 metres x 6 metres… £17.50p …

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Annie repair fund benefits over £340 from Joan Cushing 90th Birthday party

Joan Cushing had her 90th Birthday Party in the Sidings Function room again this year and asked her guests not to buy her anything. Joan said if they felt like they wanted to do something for her, then a donation to Annie repair fund would be a nice gesture In total Joan guests donated £342.84 to the Annie fund. It …

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Agecroft Restoration Fund breaks through the £1000 barrier

As at the 31st October the Agecroft fund breaks through the £1000 within two months of starting the appeal The Thursday gang are proceeding at a great pace trying to get the engine back in steam for 2017 Anyone wishing to help and/or wishing to make a donations please contact mike@whitwellstation.com and cheques to be made out to “Agecroft No …

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