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Autumn Gala!

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Adult Rover Covers all day travel, 16+
Child Rover Covers all day travel, 3-15
Family Rover Covers all day travel, two adults and two children

On Saturday 28th September 2024, we will be holding our annual gala event. This is our busiest event of the year, when we run an intensive timetable with all available locomotives and rolling stock.

Highlights of this year’s event include;

– Intensive timetable of steam and diesel trains, with departures frequently from Abergwili Junction.

– Locomotives in use are GWR Pannier Tank No. 6430, Moorbarrow (No. 47) and British Railways 03 class D2178.

– Trade and display stands from railway societies and groups.

– Craft stalls.

– Miniature railway in use.

– On train bar open.

– BBQ.

– Classic bike displays.

– Cafe and “The Bookshed” open all day at Abergwili Junction.

– Evening journeys (including in tickets) with option to purchase fish and chips in advance through our booking system. In conjunction with Fox & Edwards Events.

– The opportunity to purchase footplate ride passes (on Moorbarrow and No. 6430, at stated times.. Please note that these are for people aged 18 or over, in reasonable medical health, include a one-way or return journey at a pre-booked time and need to be used in conjunction with a purchased rover ticket. To purchase these, select your rover ticket then available options will be shown by our booking system.

All tickets sold are rover tickets, which are valid on all passenger trains during the event. Note that it is not possible to travel on demonstration goods trains.