Wagon Group 22nd May

Mid Hants Railway Wagon Group Update – 22nd May 2018

The Mid Hants Railway Wagon Group has given their latest update on the work they do to keep the wagons moving at the Mid Hants Railway (Watercress Line). The weather was great for a working...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

Work with steam locomotives as an apprentice at the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway have announced they have a position available for someone to join their team and work for the popular heritage railway. The position has become available for an apprentice to join the team and...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Fancy working at a heritage steam railway? The Mid Hants Railway are hiring

The Mid Hants Railway have announced they have a position available for someone to join their team and work for the popular heritage railway. The position has become available for Maternity Cover and is a...
Class 26 No. 26043 // Credit Pin Dunn

Class 26 Joins Mid Hants Railway’s Diesel Gala 2018 Line-Up

The Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line) have announced that Class 26 No.D5343 (26043) will be joining the line-up for their Diesel Gala 2018 in Early June. About No.D5343 The Class 26 joins the gala thanks...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Spaces remain for steam locomotive hauled Real Ale Train on the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway has announced that they still have places available on the Real Ale train on the 25th May 2018. This train is now steam hauled throughout, what better way to enjoy an...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

New Patron for the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway Preservation Society has announced today that they have welcomed a new patron to the society. Right Honourable The Lord Montagu of Beaulieu has agreed to become the new Patron of the...
Steam locomotive 80150 gets new cab roof

£4,000 raised in 10 weeks allows Mid Hants to get new roof for steam...

The Mid Hants Railway, also known as The Watercress Line, have announced that they have managed to raise their target of £4,000 for the new cab roof of steam locomotive No.80150. The donations have flooded...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

‘Tonic The Tank EnGINe’, ‘Ginny McGin Face’, ‘The Gin Reaper’… Hampshire locals name Mid...

The local Hampshire public has taken to social media to name Hampshire's first gin train, which is being run on the Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line) on the 5th May 2018. The Watercress Line...
Wadebridge at the Mid Hants Railway

Can you help the Mid Hants Railway and their steam locomotive Wadebridge project?

The Mid Hants Railway (MHR – The Watercress Line) have created a BT MyDonate page in order to raise funds for their Wadebridge project. Background Information Southern Railway West Country class No.34007 "Wadebridge" became part on the...
75079 // Credit Tim Beere MHR

Can you help the Mid Hants Railway and their steam locomotive No.75079 project

The Mid Hants Railway (MHR – The Watercress Line) have created a BT MyDonate page in order to raise funds for their Standard 4 Project. Background Information The Mid Hants Railway Preservation Society purchased BR Standard 4 (4-6-0) No.75079...