HOW TO FIND US AND WHAT'S HAPPENING

Our address is;

South West Main Line Steam Company
t/a Yeovil Railway Centre
Yeovil Junction Station
Stoford
Nr YEOVIL. Somerset
BA22 9UU

Our site is part of Yeovil Junction station which is served by South West Trains on the route London Waterloo-Salisbury-Yeovil Junction-Exeter. By road simply follow the signs to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU from Yeovil Town centre or from A37 Dorchester-Yeovil road. Buses leave Yeovil Bus Station half hourly (Monday to Saturday but not Public Holidays) from 0632 until 1932 (South West Coaches 68). A special Sunday and Public Holiday service also operates (Withdrawn with effect 17/04/2011). The entrance to Yeovil Railway Centre is through the low bridge, half way up the Yeovil Junction station approach road.

Please do NOT cross any railway line to reach Yeovil Railway Centre but follow the directions above. Thank you for your co-operation.

For a map of the area please click the Great Britain image and you will be taken to the MultiMap website. The map scale can be amended to show a larger or smaller area if you wish.

Get the local weather forecast from the Met Office (Yeovilton) - Click on the sunny interval!





For Photos of recent events, please Click Here




Explanatory maps (by Matt Hunt) of the historical and present layouts around Yeovil (Powerpoint here) or Diagram only of Yeovil Railway Centre (Here) - Use Back Button on your computer to return here.

EverySundayOur Shop is open every Sunday from 10am to noon (except Christmas and New Year) for sale of new and second-hand Railway and other transport related books, videos and other items (including Thomas the Tank Engine).
The Shop now has a range of Model Railway items for sale and can obtain many others for collection.
The Shop is also open during visits by main line steam and Train Days. Up to date information on events is given without charge.....
WE HAVE MANY IDEAS FOR PRESENTS WITH A RAILWAY THEME FOR BOTH OLD AND YOUNG (AND THOSE IN BETWEEN).

DVD 'Steaming Through Wessex available at Shop (open every Sunday 10am to noon and during Events - except Christmas and New Year) or by Post!! Please CLICK HERE for details of this and some other items for sale.
Driver Experience
We offer good value Driver Experience events for individuals (up to 3 hours approx and great Gift idea!) or are suitable for Groups of up to 8 people (Full Day). Please get in touch if you are interested either in organising a group for a full day or perhaps preparing and driving the engine prior to one of our Train Days. More details can be found here PLEASE CLICK and you can contact us here CLICK HERE.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS (2014) -


(Times and details regularly updated when known)
Many of the following events are subject to change or cancellation. Please continue to check back for changes, deletions and maybe additions!!

Can you help us with raising funds
towards the costs of transport, repair and modification of our newly acquired coach?
If so, we will be extremely grateful!



Please CLICK HERE for more details. As an alternative to donating via cheque you can use PayPal.


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22 MarchSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel on historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
5 April

6 April
Easter Sunday
Easter Monday







Steam Train Day & Easter Egg Hunt using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicle or coach on these days. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
18 April
SaturdaySteam Driver/Train Crew Experience Day for 2015
Our new for 2015 shared day for individuals (or a group) to try their hand at the various roles involved in operating a train. This will include Driving, Firing, Guarding, Shunting, Cleaning, Preparation use of Turntable. To undertake this you must be 18 years of age or older and of a reasonable fitness as climbing onto engines etc will be involved. You will receive safety briefs, a breakfast and lunch and work with our crew.
Participants will be a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8. Cost is £98 (inc VAT) per person although a discount of £10 per person will be given for 4 or more people booking at the same time.
Similar days are planned for 20 June and 3 October 2015.
If you prefer an individual can also particpate in a solo Driver Experience event before we open to the public on one our Steam Train Days.
More information can be found BY CLICKING HERE
19 AprilSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicle or coach on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
3 MaySunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
9 May
10 May
Saturday
Sunday
Model Railway Exhibition
Two day Model Railway Exhibition. Admission (inc Members) £3 Adult, £1 Child aged 5-15. Younger Children FREE.
14 MayThursday
MAIN
LINE
STEAM
Main Line Steam
Steam Dreams running Preston Park (nr Nr Brighton) to Sherborne and Yeovil Junction (approx 15.50 to 17.30). Engine booked as Britannia Class 70013 'Oliver Cromwell'. For details of Steam Dreams please CLICK HERE
Site open for viewing - Admission of £2 per adult welcome please to help maintain our facilities!
17 MaySunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
31 MaySunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
7 JuneSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
20 June
SaturdaySteam Driver/Train Crew Experience Day for 2015
Our new for 2015 shared day for individuals (or a group) to try their hand at the various roles involved in operating a train. This will include Driving, Firing, Guarding, Shunting, Cleaning, Preparation use of Turntable. To undertake this you must be 18 years of age or older and of a reasonable fitness as climbing onto engines etc will be involved. You will receive safety briefs, a breakfast and lunch and work with our crew.
Participants will be a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8. Cost is £98 (inc VAT) per person although a discount of £10 per person will be given for 4 or more people booking at the same time.
Similar days are planned for 3 October 2015.
If you prefer an individual can also particpate in a solo Driver Experience event before we open to the public on one our Steam Train Days.
More information can be found BY CLICKING HERE
21 JuneSunday








Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicle or coach on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Come in Fancy Dress, bring a favourite teddy bear etc (dressed as well if you like!) -Competitions and prizes!

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
5 JulySunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
9 JulyThursday
MAIN
LINE
STEAM
Main Line Steam
Steam Dreams running London Paddington to Weymouth. Details not yet known but engine expected for turning/servicing. For details of Steam Dreams please CLICK HERE
Site open for viewing - Admission of £2 per adult welcome please to help maintain our facilities!
19 JulySunday






MAIN
LINE
STEAM


Classic
CAR
DISPLAY

Steam Train Day & Main Line Steam using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Main Line Steam engine due for turning and servicing - times and engine not yet known. For details of Railway Touring Company please CLICK HERE

Also a display of Classic Cars!

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
26 JulySunday
MAIN
LINE
STEAM
Main Line Steam
Railway Touring Company running Bristol Temple Meads to Weymouth. Details not yet known but engine expected for turning/servicing. For details of Railway Touring Company please CLICK HERE
Site open for viewing - Admission of £2 per adult welcome please to help maintain our facilities!
2 AugustSunday







MAIN
LINE
STEAM

Steam Train Day, Tractor Display & Main Line Steam using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicle or coach on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Display of Tractors in Wilderness Field - take the train!

Main Line Steam engine due for turning and servicing - times and engine not yet known. For details of Railway Touring Company please CLICK HERE
Cancelled due to engineering work near Bath

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
16 AugustSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
30 AugustSunday






Steam Train Day - Back to School Special using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
5 September
6 September
Saturday
Sunday






(More details of this Event will follow in due course) Steam Train Days to celebrate 'Lord Fisher's 100th Birthday! using (of course) Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles or coach on these days. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult (inc Members), Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
16 SeptemberWednesday
FISH
AND
CHIPS+
FILM SHOW+
DIESEL
RIDES
Diesel Train Rides followed Fish and Chips or alternative and then a Film/Slide Show. Open at 6.30pm but pre-booking a MUST for the food! Open to Members and General Public. A very enjoyable and relaxed evening with good company.
More details and prices/menu nearer the time.
19 SeptemberSaturday
CRAFT
FAIR
CRAFT FAIR
20 SeptemberSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
3 October
SaturdaySteam Driver/Train Crew Experience Day for 2015
Our new for 2015 shared day for individuals (or a group) to try their hand at the various roles involved in operating a train. This will include Driving, Firing, Guarding, Shunting, Cleaning, Preparation use of Turntable. To undertake this you must be 18 years of age or older and of a reasonable fitness as climbing onto engines etc will be involved. You will receive safety briefs, a breakfast and lunch and work with our crew.
Participants will be a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8. Cost is £98 (inc VAT) per person although a discount of £10 per person will be given for 4 or more people booking at the same time.
If you prefer an individual can also particpate in a solo Driver Experience event before we open to the public on one our Steam Train Days.
More information can be found BY CLICKING HERE
4 OctoberSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicle or coach on this day. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
11 OctoberSunday






Steam Train Day using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles or coach. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day as well as on the Miniature Railway.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train and Miniature Railway rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
31 OctoberSaturday


Halloween Evening
Event runs from 5.30pm to 10pm. (Train operates until 9pm)

Admission (inc Members) prices are £5 pre-booked and paid min 24 hours in advance. or £6 on the evening subject to still being availability as numbers will be limited. (one Under 5 will be admitted FREE with a paying adult). A £1 fee per booking will be added to help cover the PayPal charge.

If you do not wish to pay via PayPal please complete and send the Booking Form and indicate in the Additional Comments section how you wish to make payment. We will then advise alternative methods.

Come dressed up in your scarey outfits! Prize for scariest costume! Free Horror Bag for children! Ghostly steam train rides from the haunted house into the night included......Halloween themed food on sale!!

Pre-book and pay in advance HERE .

**Postcode BA22 9UU – turn into Station Approach road towards Yeovil Junction – turn right approx. halfway up this road (Yeovil Railway Centre sign) but be aware of the low bridge which will not accommodate higher vehicles!
06
December
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Saturday

Sunday

Wednesday
Santa Specials are being run on Sunday 06 December, Sunday 13 December, Saturday 19 December, Sunday 20 December and Wednesday 23 December 2015.
Please CLICK HERE for full details and how to book
Updated(06/01/15).

The earlier you book the greater chance you have of obtaining the date and time of your choice. We cannot guarantee that spaces will be available for 'on the day' customers!! For some photos of the 2014 Santa Specials please CLICK HERE, 2013 Santa Specials please CLICK HERE, 2012 Santa Specials please CLICK HERE, 2011 Santa Specials please CLICK HERE, 2010 CLICK HERE and 2009 CLICK HERE and use the Back Button to return here.
15 DecemberTuesday
MAIN
LINE
STEAM
Main Line Steam
Railway Touring Company running London to Sherborne/Yeovil. Details not yet known but engine expected for turning/servicing. For details of Railway Touring Company please CLICK HERE
Site open for viewing - Admission of £2 per adult welcome please to help maintain our facilities!
30 DecemberWednesday






Steam Train Day-Mince Pie Special using Andrew Barclay 0-4-0 steam engine 'Lord Fisher' to give train rides along the 1/3rd mile of the ex-Great Western Railway Clifton Maybank branch. Passengers travel in historic brake van vehicles or coach. Trains run every 20 minutes (except for a lunch break) and
visitors can enjoy unlimited trips on the day.

Other attractions include a Shop, Light Refreshments, Model Railway and exhibits and displays (including demonstrations of the turntable).

Admission (including Steam Train rides £7 adult, Children £3.50 (aged 5-15) whilst children under 5 and members are admitted free.
One Child (aged 5-15) is admitted FREE with a full paying adult. (Gate open at 10am and train rides start at 11am. Close at 4pm).

Regular Train Days are held March to October

Free parking on site (subject to availability) – go to Yeovil Junction station, BA22 9UU and turn right under the low bridge half way up the station approach road – look out for large ‘Yeovil Railway Centre’ sign and arrow!

Work by the following artist will also be on display, Sue Bowditch (Local Artist specialising in Wildlife Art).
2016
Happy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year!!


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