Special events for 2013 Golden Jubilee
- dates for your diary!
celebrate 50 years' preservation of the Welshpool &
Llanfair Light Railway we will be holding additional
events in 2013:
and 7th April
Re-enactment of some of the events which took place on
the opening weekend in 1963, including special trains
running to the original working timetable. Hot food and
a real ale bar will be available at Llanfair. More
information available on our
and 19th May
- Swinging Sixties Weekend - step back into the
swinging sixties and enjoy the nostalgia. During the
weekend, there will music at the stations, displays of
sixties memorabilia, cars and other surprises.
More information available on our
Sixties Weekend page.
- Sixties tribute Band 'The Suits' will be performing
at Welshpool Town Hall - enjoy a fantastic evening,
dancing the night away to live 1960s band 'The Suits'.
Transport by train will be provided for people wishing
to travel from Llanfair to Welshpool at the beginning of
the evening and a bus
will take everybody back at the end of the night.
regret that the evening function on 18th May has been
August and 1st September - 50th Anniversary Gala.
A very special weekend for the narrow gauge enthusiast
with an intensive timetable and all of our working
locomotives in steam.