Experience this War Weekend as Eden Camp takes-over Grosmont Station with authentic fairground rides, military vehicles, vintage sweet shop and children's games. 

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 

New for 2019: We are pleased to announce that we have joined forces with Eden Camp for this year's display at Grosmont Station. 

  • Vintage Fairground Rides: Swingboats, Chair o Planes and Miniature Train ride. 
  • Traditional Wartime Children's Games. 
  • Wartime Military Vehicles including Willy's Jeep, Military Bike with Side Car, Tractor with Corn Grinder and Austin 7. 
  • Photo Opportunity. Remember your visit with Eden Camp RAF Photo Board. 
  • 1940s Sweet Shop
  • Wartime First Aid Nurse Demonstrator/Talks. 

Eden Camp have also provided an anti-aircraft artillery gun QF 3.7 which will be on display in a freight service which will be travelling along the heritage line. 

  • RAF Plotting Room in operation.  
  • RAF Battle of Britain Fighter Pilot's replica dispersal hut as used by RAF Battle of Britain Fighter Pilots awaiting Scramble. 

Saturday & Sunday 

  • Live music from the Seatones and Jive Mood. 
  • Live music from a Touch of Brass (Saturday) and Bugle Band (Sunday). 
  • 49th (WR) Signal Regiment, working display of military radio equipment.
  • Ryedale branch of RAFA stand & trade stands. 
  • JWO "Field" First Aid Post display. 

Sunday: Drum Head Service & Wreath Laying 

  • 11:50 Air Training Corps Band Standards (Cadets), Veterans, Re-enactors muster. 
  • 12:15 Parade march off to Drumhead service area. 
    • March on the Standards: Redcar Royal British Legion, Naval, Army Regimental and RAF Association Standards. 
    • Drumhead alter to be constructed from the drums of the Air training Corps band. 
    • Draping of Standards on Drumhead Alter. 

Help us return back to traffic 3672 Dame Vera Lynn so visitors can enjoy the sight and sound of a genuine wartime locomotive! 



The above timings may slightly change and more events added nearer the event date. Page updated 10/09/2019