Wansford Car parking 21st & 22nd October

Thomas Half Term Specials Please note that car parking at Wansford this weekend 21st & 22nd October will be limited, we are advising that customers can park at Orton Mere for no charge and at Railworld next to our Peterborough Nene Valley Station charges as below Park your car for free at Railworld - When you buy a ticket for entry to Railworld ... www.railworld.org.uk Entry cost to Railworld - £2.00 CHILD £3.00 CONCESSIONS £4.00 ADULT £10.00 FAMILY - 2 ADULTS + 3 CHILDREN ...Normal price for parking at Railworld £3.00 a day ... Get your tickets for travel on the NVR to Wansford at Railworld as well

Flying Scotsman update (click on headline for full information)

Flying Scotsman Update Yesterday, during the 'Flying Scotsman'-hauled service between York and Peterborough, a driving axle box bearing was found to be running warm. As a precautionary measure, Flying Scotsman is now at Nene Valley Railway, where it is undergoing an engineering inspection. Unfortunately, the trips from Norwich, scheduled for this weekend, will not now be able to go ahead. However, we can confirm that, thanks to the efforts of our train operator, West Coast Railways, along with Network Rail, Riley & Sons Engineering and tour operator Steam Dreams, the trips are in the process of being re-arranged for Saturday 11 November, instead of being cancelled. They will run to the same schedule and timings, subject to final confirmation from Network Rail. Passengers should contact Steam Dreams for further information: info@steamdreams.co.uk / 01483 209 888.

Drive and Fire A1 No 60163 Tornado at the Nene Valley Railway 3rd & 4th May

Drive and Fire A1 No 60163 Tornado at the Nene Valley Railway 3rd & 4th May

Drive a steam locomotive - the ULTIMATE gift for any railway enthusiast. You are in good hands with the Nene Valley Railway. We've been providing Steam and Diesel driver experiences to the general public for nearly 20 years and our experienced crews makes sure that everybody gets the maximum from the day.

Ideal Christmas and Birthday Presents

Meeting or Conference Room Hire

Need to hold a meeting or conference and fancy somewhere a bit different?
At Nene Valley Railway our education room is available to hire for meetings and groups.
£50 for a half day
(8.30am - 12pm, or 1pm - 4.30pm)
£75 for the full day 8.30pm - 4.30pm.

Conference table that seats around 12, room for around 50 chairs in the room
Projector
Wifi
Free parking
Just off the A1/A47
Unique venue
Catering available

To book please ring the office on 01780 784444.

78018 to return to the NVR

78018 to return to the NVR
We are pleased to announce that British Railways Class 2 No 78018 will return to the NVR for a hire period from Mid-October through to Mid-January 2018. The locomotive will see regular service in October and January and will share Santa Special duties with 34081 92 Squadron. The locomotive will also be available for our popular Driving Experience courses with dates of course to be advised. The locomotive has been made available with kind thanks to the Loughborough Standard Locomotive Group and the Great Central Railway.

 

Overton NVR Historical Exhibition

Overton NVR Historical Exhibition
Overton Station is currently hosting a photographic and historical slide show showcasing the 40 years of the NVR, this also include rarely seen photographs of the filming of James Bonds Octopussy. The exhibition is running until October and is available on running days when the station is open.

Special Offer Last Train Discount

Special Offer Last Train Discount
From Saturday 19th August quote "3:15" as a voucher code at any of our booking offices for our 15:15 service and our fares are reduced by 1/3rd so Adults reduced to £12, Seniors £10 children to £6.00 and Family ticket £30.00, Under 3 travel for free. Please note these discount fares cannot be booked on line. (not valid on special event days)

Ferry Meadows re named as Overton for 40th Anniversary

As part of our 40th Anniversary Celebrations we are pleased to announce that on 1st June 2017 Ferry Meadows Station was officially re named as Overton, the naming ceremony was attend by Queens
representative  'Deputy Lieutenant' Also attended by Mayor & Mayoress of Peterborough, Deputy Mayor & Mayoress of Peterborough, Mayor and Mayoress of Stamford and Leader of Peterborough City Council amongst other invited guest and members of the Nene Valley Railway

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