Train services cancelled at the Ruislip Lido Railway today and tomorrow

Graham Alexander prepares for departure from Willow Lawn on the Ruislip Lido Railway during our Half Term Visit
Graham Alexander prepares for departure from Willow Lawn

The Ruislip Lido Railway, in London, has announced that all train services will be cancelled at the railway on the 2nd and 3rd August 2018.

The unfortunate news is due to their being a shortage of volunteers available to run the railway safely.

The railway does their best to run the advertised timetable, but the railway is run entirely by volunteer staff and unfortunately, there is nothing the railway can do.

Trains will be running as normal on Saturday 4th August 2018, allowing you to have an enjoyable ride around the lido during your holiday.

Can I help?

As we have said above, the railway is run entirely on volunteer help. If you would like to volunteer some of your time to be a ticket officer, driver or guard, then please do click here for details.

We have visited this lovely little line on a few occasions in the past and have been made most welcome. We hope to visit in the future, will we see you there volunteering I wonder?

Michael Holden avatar
I have had an interest in Railways for as long as I can remember. I am a member of a number of heritage railways and actively volunteer at 2 of them. I enjoy all types of railways, real life, model and simulations. I started RailAdvent in 2014 and am the main editor of the site.

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