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Realise your lifelong ambition to ride on a steam or heritage diesel footplate…
We offer the opportunity for you to ride on one of our steam or diesel footplates and experience the sounds, smells and sights at one of the world’s greatest heritage railways. Whether it's to realise a lifelong ambition, or as that very special railway gift, experiencing a footplate ride is an amazing adventure...
Steam Experiences have now fully sold out. 2019 Dates will go online once the 2019/2020 timetable is published.
Diesel Experiences Availability: 31 July and 2, 3, 8, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 29 & 30 August.
Relive the golden age of steam and experience a truly unforgettable journey on a heritage steam locomotive footplate.Read more
Experience the workhorses of Britain’s railways with a footplate ride in a cab of a heritage Diesel locomotive/Diesel Multiple Unit.Read more