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What’s on until the end of May?

Services this week and next… Please check our website and Facebook for any changes to the advertised services.  Wednesday service – please check before travel Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday Morning. Thursday – 11.00 Welsh Elevenses and passenger services. 13.00 and 15.00 Strawberry Cream Tea and passenger services.   Saturday 25th May – Diesel Railcar Sunday […]

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4×4 & Classic Bike Show

4×4 & Classic Bike Show – STEAM & PISTONS – 2nd June  2019 Event Prices: Adult £14.00, Child £8.00,  Senior £12.00, Family £35.00, Dog £2.00 Trains Depart Bronwydd Arms: 11.00/13.00/15.00. Book by phone or online Join us for the Gwili Railway annual 4×4 and Classic Bike Show. For this years event we have merged the two […]

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Classic Transport Day 2019

CLASSIC STEAM & TRANSPORT DAY 2019  Event Prices: Adult £14.00, Child £8.00, Senior £12.00, Family £35.00, Dog £2.00 Enjoy an Intensive Hourly Service Steam: 11.00/13.00/15.00 Diesel: 10.00/12.00/14.00/16.00 Join us for the Gwili Railway annual Classic Transport Day Show. Enjoy a day visiting the show field packed with classic vehicles and travelling on our steam and […]

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Sunday Dining Trains – new departure times

SUNDAY DINING TRAINS New departure times 12.00 noon Due to a error on the booking system we have noticed the departure times had reverted to our 2018 dates. The correct departure time for all Sunday Dining Trains is 12.00 noon, please arrive at least 30 minutes before departure to allow for seating and bar orders.

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NEW – 11.00am Welsh Elevenses Dining Trains available to book now for 2019

Welsh Elevenses on the Gwili Railway Dining Trains Welsh Elevenses Dining Train Dates: Every Thursday during: April, May, June, July, August, September and October. *Every Thursday and Friday during July and August Adult £16.00, Seniors £15.00, Child £10.00 (All prices include standard train fare) Departure Times: 11.00, Cream Teas 13.00/15.00. Online Pre-booking advised. Treat yourself to a 11.00 Welsh […]

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Strawberry Cream Tea 2019 dates now available to book online

  Strawberry Cream Tea Steam Dining Trains STRAWBERRY CREAM TEA DINING TRAIN DATES: Every Thursday during: April, May, June, July, August, September and October. Every Thursday and Friday during July and August Adult £18.00, Seniors £17.00, Child £11.00 (All prices include standard train fare). Online Pre-booking advised, departure times 13.00/15.00, Welsh Elevenses 11.00. Please advise us in advance of […]

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Olwen a rebuilt story

Olwen rebuild update Work on the frames is progressing at a pace finally. All old paint and filth being removed back to bare metal and degreased then as weather permits is receiving a coat of red oxide. Parts of the motion and the connecting rods being removed, cleaned and a coat of red oxide applied. Motion […]

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Help the Gwili Railway preserve the last surviving Welsh built standard gauge steam locomotive.

TAFF VALE NUMBER 28 Taff Vale locomotive number 28 is the only surviving member of the 01 Class. It is also the only surviving standard gauge locomotive designed and built in Wales. After service with the Taff Vale and Great Western Railways, it moved into military service and then onto the coalfields of County Durham before being […]

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Taff Vale No. 28 work update

The Gwili Railway and Taff Vale Vintage Carriage Group need your help and support… Can you spare your time, expertise or even a donation to help us restore this important engine for the benefit of the railway? Taff Vale Railway No.28 18 July at 21:40 · Workday update: On Saturday we gave the loco a […]

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2018 Classic Car Show Winners

Gwili Railway Classic Transport Day – 15th July This year saw a record number of entrants to our annual Classic Vehicle Show at the Gwili Steam Railway. The prizes for best in show were produce don welsh slate with a image of Welsh Guardsman. The winners are pictured receiving their prizes with Jeremy John show […]

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Volunteers raise £96 to help the Dan Do Shed Appeal

  Dan Do Shed Appeal Charity Car Wash at the Plough Hotel Rhosmaen   The Gwili Railway and their volunteers who attended the Charity Car Wash would like to thank the Plough Hotel Rhosmaen and their staff and customers. Scott Artus, wife Sarah, Dewi Jones, Mike Sarsfield, Dyfan, Christine and Dave Harrison were the Gwili crew […]

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Leaving a lasting legacy to help the railway

Leaving a Legacy to the Gwili Railway The main objective of the Gwili Railway is to rebuild as much as possible of the railway between the two towns of Carmarthen and Llanpumsaint. The railway is always grateful for and benefits greatly from gifts and legacies received, however small. In recent years these gifts have enabled […]

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How we handle your data

This privacy policy sets out how Gwili Railway uses and protects any information that you might send us when you use this website. We believe that your privacy and your data are important and we’re committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. If you provide us with information by which you can be identified […]

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Classic Vehicle Shows – Application Form

2018 is the year for classic vehicle shows at the Gwili Steam Railway. Following on from the success of our annual Classic Vehicle Day (held every second Sunday in July) 15th July we will also be holding a Classic Bike Show on the 2nd and 3rd of June and a 4×4 SUV Classic Vehicle Show […]

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Gwili Railway launches 2019 calendar

Gwili Railway launches first calendar New for all railway photography fans… We are pleased to announce our new 2019 calendar which will be available for sale in our shop. The calendar features photographs taken by our photographer Scott Artus. The seasonal scenes of steam and diesel locomotive photographs were taken during our 2016-2017 season. This […]

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Gwili Railway – Dan Do Shed Appeal £50,000 raised so far! Help us raise the remaining £100,000

Carriage Shed Appeal With the opening of the new Abergwili Junction extension, the Gwili Railway is now embarking on the next exciting phase of development. Like many heritage lines, the Gwili Railway makes use of the standard British Railways Mark 1 carriages.  A storage facility is badly needed to protect them from the worst of the Welsh […]

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