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Essex County Council

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Best Small Attraction 2010

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2014 Timetable

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Open Days

>   1. Operating Day

Heritage Diesel Railcar or Diesel hauled passenger trains.

Entrance Price: Adults £8, Seniors £6, Child £4 or Family £22 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times - All days 10:30 - 17:00 (last admission 15:30)

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>   2. Operating Day with Steam

One or more Steam locomotives operating. This may also include Heritage Diesel Trains.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times 10:30 - 17:00 (last admission 15:30.

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>   3. Steam with Colin

Two trains operating, one steam and one diesel railcar. Reduced child entry if bringing a bear to see Colin, the Railway's own Bear. Children can take part in Colin's Treasure Hunt.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times 10:30 - 17:00 (last admission 15:30)

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>   4. Day out with Thomas

This favorite engine and his friends visit the railway again on 14th, 15th, 21st & 22nd June plus 27th & 28th September and 4th October 2014.

Advanced Booking Prices: Adults £14 Seniors £12 Children £10

Open from 09:30 each day, last admission 15:00.

Sorry, Dogs are not allowed at this event.

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>   5. Steam with Santa

Santa travels on board our luxurious Pullman train, with a present for every child.

Advanced Booking Prices: Adult from £10.00 per person, Child from £9 per person, Under 3s £3.50. Sorry no dogs.

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Special Events

>   01. Diesel Gala

6th April 2014.

All available diesel locomotives and railcars will be in operation.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children)

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

>   02. Vintage Vehicle Rally

26th & 27th April 2014.

A wide selection of vintage vehicles will be on display. Trains of all ages also feature.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times 09.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

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>   03. Peppa Pig

4th & 5th May 2014.

Popular pig Peppa and her brother George make a return appearance at the Colne Valley Railway.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2.

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

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>   04. Emergency Services Day

18th May 2014.

Displays and exhibits of preserved and current equipment from all the emergency services.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2.

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

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>   05. Model Engineering Exhibition

25th May 2014.

A gala of all things miniature, centered around our own miniature railway with visiting locomotives, traction engines and other displays.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

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>   07. Colne Valley at War

13th July 2014.

The Colne Valley Railway played a major part in the war effort as it served many local airfields. This day will feature evacuation trains, bomb trains, military vehicles and staff in period costumes.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

>   08. Colne Valley Bus & Commercial Vehicle Rally

20th July 2014.

Heritage and Modern buses will be on display. Trains of all ages also feature.

Entrance Price: Adults £9, Seniors £7, Child £5 or Family £28 (2 Adults & up to 3 Children), Dogs £2.

Opening Times 10.30 - 17.00 (last admission 15.30)

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