Gwili Steam Railway

Company Strategic Overview

The Gwili Railway Company aspires to become a centre of excellence of Welsh railway heritage and to be recognised by customers and stakeholders as a premier Welsh attraction.

Our mission is to rebuild a sustainable working steam railway between Carmarthen North and Llanpumpsaint. We seek to broaden; develop and enhance the range of facilities available to our passengers and staff, both on-board the train and at our stations.

Aims and Objective

To achieve our mission we strive to:-

Rebuild a sustainable railway between Carmarthen North and Llanpumpsaint.

Own and operate or make available genuine train formations from various eras in Welsh railway history.

Preserve and re-create the original civil engineering for this railway and other railways in Wales. This is to include structures, stations and land formations.

Provide customers with high quality facilities throughout their visitor experience.

Develop a facility to store, preserve and present a wide range of artefacts either belonging to or on loan to the Gwili Railway, in a manner that is accessible to all.

Build restoration facilities which will enable the Gwili Railway to preserve and restore all of its assets and provide opportunities for the preservation of skills and knowledge through training.

Develop innovative and exciting educational products that will appeal to the widest audience (customers and staff).

Develop high quality, value for money hospitality both for the commercial sector and the community as a whole with the nostalgia of steam.

Attract visitors from a wide age; cultural and socio-economic background and to be easily accessible to all.

Make finance available for the sustainable realisation of our Aims and objectives.

Values and Beliefs

This mission will be furnished with the following values and beliefs:-

Safety at all times:
We ensure the safety of our customers and staff at all times.

For staff, customers, stakeholders, and neighbours to be proud of their association with the Gwili Railway.

Valuing our Customers:
We strive to win and retain customers by providing and developing services which offer value in terms of price; quality and safety.

Friendliness and Professionalism:
We seek to treat our customers with the highest level of professionalism and friendliness at all times.

To preserve and present the technological development and social impact of railways in Wales.

Creativity and innovation:
To actively nurture creativity and innovation from all members of staff to fulfill the company's vision and exploit all new opportunities.

Staff Development:
We value each individual staff member and their needs, and therefore recognise the importance of staff training in order for the individual to reach their full potential.


Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Bronwydd Arms, Carmarthen, SA33 6HT. Tel (01267) 238213 (Mon-Fri-10am-4pm)