We are a not-for-profit model engineering society and all our staff are volunteers. All revenue goes to maintaining the railway and the facilities or is donated to charity.
Tickets are only £1.50 per person per ride 'all classes'.
We do not charge for entry.
The railway is closed until Sunday 27th March 2022
TIMETABLE FOR 2022
Train rides are still only £1.50 each
We sell refreshments and ice cream.
We will be open from 1pm until 5pm on the following dates only:
Sunday 27th March
Sunday 10th April
Sunday 24th April
Sunday 8th May
Sunday 22nd May
Saturday 4th June & Sunday 5th June
Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend
Sunday 19th June
Sunday 3rd July - see visiting locos and our free model engineering exhibition
Sunday 17th July
Sunday 7th August - Sheffield Children's Hospital Charity fund raising Sunday 21st August
Sunday 4th September
Sunday 18th September
Sunday 2nd October
Sunday 16th October - last of season
Santa Specials will be pre-booked ticket only events on Sunday 4th and Sunday 11th December. The date tickets go on sale will be announced here in due course.
Please note the timetable is liable to change depending on circumstances at the time.
VERY IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE TO ALL PASSENGERS:
Be aware that steam locomotives may emit sparks, ashes and oil which can result in injury or damage to clothing for which we cannot accept liability - please wear suitable clothing.
Please read the Train Riding Rules at the Ticket Office before boarding the trains.
Our locomotives get very hot - so please do not touch them, and keep off the railway tracks!
We offer clean toilet facilities, including disabled access. A wheelchair accessible carriage is available on request. Printed timetables are available from the ticket office for you to take home. Unused tickets can be used on a later date.
You may park in the field if ground conditions permit - access to the railway's premises by vehicle is strictly limited to pre-booked disabled badge holders and members of our Society involved in running the railway. The car park fields close at 5pm. We do not accept responsibility for any loss or damage to vehicles or contents.
ORGANISING A BIRTHDAY PARTY? PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION:
We do not charge for birthday parties and we cannot offer any special arrangements, but you may invite your guests to our railway on a scheduled public running day as per the timetable, i.e. between 1pm and 5pm. For safety reasons we do not allow barbecues or self catering equipment, or any ball or other games involving throwing.
In return for this concession, we ask you to buy tickets for the trains and to buy our refreshments.
We serve hot and cold beverages, ice cream, cakes and other refreshments at very reasonable prices.
Parents must stay with their children at all times and closely supervise them.
Please take all your party litter home as we do not have a bin lorry collection.
There is strictly no access into the railway by vehicle