2015 Special Events
you would like to experience something different on the Welshpool
and Llanfair Light Railway then please read on.
Egg-stravaganza kicks off our season. From Friday 3 to
Monday 6 April every child that travels on the train will get a free
Chocolate Easter Egg, plus you can join in the great Easter Egg
Treasure Hunt. Ordinary train fares apply.
shall be operating our replica Pickering carriages on extra trains
on 13, 14, 27 & 28 June; 11, 12, 25 & 26 July; and 8 &
9 August 2015. Leaving
Llanfair Caereinion at 11.10,
these trains are scheduled to be hauled
by GWR No. 823 'Countess' (subject to availability). Ordinary
fares apply on these trains. See timetable
page for more details.
Annual Steam Gala (5 & 6 September 2015) is a special weekend, with
all of our working engines in steam. Our most intensive
service of the year will operate over the Saturday and Sunday, with
sales stands and extra attractions to help pass the time. The
event also coincides with a "Garden Railway" show held nearby.
the children, the ideal way to end the year is a visit from
He and his helpers will be on hand to bring the year to a happy
conclusion. Ideal for adults too! Santa
from Llanfair Caereinion on 12, 13, 19 & 20 December.
an eye-out for updates to this page and additional events and
of all of these events will be added as they become available.