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Steaming good day

I have a vlog on my travel channel about my visit. Essentially, I took my mobility scooter and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy W
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Westbury, United Kingdom
A different day

We took our 6yr old grandson as a treat with a difference. Our engine on that day was the diesel... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2019
anthony j
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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have a vlog on my travel channel about my visit. Essentially, I took my mobility scooter and boarded the train and had a good journey on this heritage railway.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andy W
Reviewed January 9, 2019

We took our 6yr old grandson as a treat with a difference. Our engine on that day was the diesel and not the steam but that did not seem to bother our lad particularly as he was invited into the footplate of the engine. He...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank anthony j
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

A small railway, only 2.5 miles hidden away in rural Wiltshire. A little run down but with friendly volunteers to help answer any questions. Ticket allowed us to travel multiple times which helped pass the time and a really good cuppa. Also major investment made...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

A TrueType magical visit for the little ones. Short train ride but a lovely grotto and a great Santa. We’ll be taking our grandchildren again next year for sure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Phil C
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We went with our son and his young family for the Santa special steam train ride and it was a great success. Great fun on the trains and all the volunteers were so friendly, welcoming and helpful. Their interest and passion for the trains was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cosmos29
Reviewed September 21, 2018

I say little but everything is full size. This was my first visit but will I be returning. All the staff were so pleasant and helpful. With 3 trains running there was plenty to see and do. One was an old GWR 0-6-2 tank engine...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited for the 40th anniversary gala (me and my 6 and 8yr old) I didn’t think we would be able to park but a chap in orange saw us coming in and found us a space which was very helpful ! We had an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sam-brazier
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Lot's of activity at the 'Mixed Traffic weekend' Well organised, volunteer staff very friendly and helpful. Only had a couple of hours so couldn't see or do as much as we could.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jacquie I
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Very friendly and enthusiastic staff. Lovely leisurely ride at a good price. Excellent cafe serving fantastic cakes. Was good to be shown around the shed and see the restoration of many locos.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marty556
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Visited the station and cafe while out on a bike ride on a Sunday a couple of weeks ago. Didn't have time to ride on the train but really enjoyed the ambience of the station at Blunsden and tea and cake at the Whistle Stop...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Karen L
February 22, 2018|
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Response from Adbro | Property representative |
Greetings, The railway is generally wheelchair friendly, with ramps where needed, and a disabled toilet. We also have an all access carriage, especially converted for wheelchair use. Just needs the guard to put the ramp... More
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CarlSibbons
September 30, 2017|
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Response from Terence K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Sorry for late reply but here are prices for 2017. For steam-hauled trains Adult £8, Senior £7, Child £6, Family (two adults + two children) £26. For diesel-hauled trains Adult £6, Senior £5, Child £4, Family (two... More
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