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Steam locomotive The Bug to visit the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway has released details of their biggest train gala of the year. The gala will celebrate 355 years of birthdays and will take place in the Western Lake District from Saturday 4th May...
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Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway launch new steam tour

The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway has announced details of a new tour for small groups wanting to experience the age of steam in the Lake District. With seven miles of track, the Ravenglass & Eskdale...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway prepare to welcome back steam locomotive Katie

Steam locomotive River Irt and Katie heading for Beamish

Beamish has announced that steam locomotives River Irt and Katie will be visiting hem for the Great North Steam Fair. River Irt is visiting from the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, and Katie is visiting from...
Whillan Beck

Train from Spain steam locomotive wins top award

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway Preservation Society has announced that they have received the Coiley Locomotive Engineering Award at the Heritage Railway Association awards. The awards were held on February 9th at the McDonald Burlington Hotel,...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway 1st class carriage

New railway carriage arrives in Cumbria

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway has announced that their brand new 1st class carriage has arrived from Wales. On Wednesday 2 January 2019, the builders of the carriage, the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways bidded farewell...
Ravenglass railway carriages

Steam train carriages up for sale in Cumbria!

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that they have begun a project to replace their current fleet of passenger train carriages. Their new observation carriage, which is currently under construction at the Boston Lodge...
Santa Express

Santa Specials return to the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway for 2018

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway will be welcoming back Santa in 2018 as the railway is transformed into a winter wonderland. Santa's Grotto will be based at Dalegarth, with Christmas lunches at the Turntable Cafe,...
Whillan Beck

Christmas Stalls at 2018’s Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway Santa Specials

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that they will be running a Christmas Market alongside their Santa Specials for 2018. The Christmas Market will be taking place on the same days that the Santa...
Peppa Pig to visit the Great Central Railway

Peppa Pig set to return to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that Peppa Pig will be returning to the line for her second visit of the year. Making appearances throughout the two days of her visit (6th and 7th...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway prepare to welcome back steam locomotive Katie

Drive a steam locomotive for FREE if your called Katie at the Ravenglass and...

The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway will be running driver for a fiver this summer, which allows you to fulfil your childhood dream and drive a steam train. Every Tuesday from the 24th July 2018 until 28th...