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Colne Valley Railway

This coming weekend

Railways on the Air.

23rd - 24th September

We will be at Colne Valley Railway Castle Hedingham over the weekend operating from a former car transporter carriage next to the main railway. We will be using the call sign GB0CVR.


Our next major events are:


Book online now for Day Out with Thomas by clicking on the banner above or for Halloween at Hedingham, use the buy your tickets logo (top left)

We are a unique railway with a short running line but we do have many activities for families, including:

  • Full-size demonstration train ride

  • Interactive Model Railway

  • Ride on Miniature Railway

  • Signalbox Visits

Click here for full details.

Our next operating days are:

Saturday 23rd September - Operating Day (Diesel Railcar)

Sunday 24th September - Operating Day with Steam

Saturday 30th September - A Day Out with Thomas

Sunday 1st October - A Day Out with Thomas

Saturday 7th October - A Day Out with Thomas

Sunday 8th October - A Day Out with Thomas

Sunday 15th October - Operating Day with Steam

Sunday 22nd October - Operating Day with Steam

Tuesday 24th October - Halloween at Hedingham

Wednesday 25th October - Halloween at Hedingham

Thursday 26th October - Halloween at Hedingham

Saturday 28th October - Halloween at Hedingham

Sunday 29th October - Halloween at Hedingham

 You can help us in the following ways:

by joining Unity Lottery and selecting Colne Valley Railway as your charity

Our office is usually open Mondays to Fridays 09:30 to 16:00. We can take bookings for Driver Experience courses, Wedding Receptions, Private hire of the Railway, Group Visits and Pullman Dining Trains.

Please call 01787- 461174 to discuss your requirements.

If you wish to make any purchases from our shop on a non-operational day, this can be arranged by calling the office in advance.

Large Free Car Park


Note: For your convenience, for all our operating days and special events tickets may be booked in advance or bought on the day. Our on-line booking system closes three days before each event and may report event full, but tickets will still be available on the day until 3.00pm (last entry time).

Updated 28/08/17 PL