Railway Conservation. Run by Volunteers. Not for Profit.
Take a trip from Pickering to the seaside town of Whitby on 'The Optimist' from Monday 17 August. Two services per day, departing at 09.20 and 12.00. Read more
Support the railway by travelling on a service from 1st August. Pre-booking essential & Limited capacity. Read more
Here is a useful Question & Answer page to help you prepare for your visit. Read about changes to services, facilities and visitor flow to ensure you have a great day out. Read more
Public support has been overwhelming and will help us steam ahead for future generations to enjoy. Read more
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Services will start from 1 August with limited capacity in line with government advice. Pre-booking essential.
Due to the pandemic, we had to delay the season which meant we were not generating any income. Show your support by setting up a Direct Debit & donating regularly.
Read the latest news regarding Coronavirus. Government advice is being strictly adhered to, and the wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers is priority.
The future of our railway is at risk and we urgently need your help to save it. Even with the go ahead to start services we still need to raise additional funds.
NYMR has announced its plans to fire up the engines and invite passengers aboard from Yorkshire Day (1st August). Read more
Enter your Railway in Wartime drawing to win a school trip. Read more
Use Volunteers’ Week as a catalyst to jump aboard, and become a virtual fundraising volunteer to help support the NYMR Read more
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RT @TheScarboroNews: The Optimist is a new non-stop journey from Pickering to Whitby on the @nymr @northyorkmoors
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