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Extra Days in September

We are having a little bit of an experiment this September and adding some extra opening days! In addition to our previously advertised opening at weekends, we will be open all weekdays in September 12pm – 4pm. So the September timetable is: Saturdays & Sundays: Trains from 11am to 5pm Mondays – Fridays: Trains from […]

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Steam Dates 2018

These are the dates we currently plan to run our steam locomotive Marri: 29th & 30th September Sundays in October On these dates one of our diesel locomotives will run from 11am, Marri will run from approximately 1pm. All dates are subject to mechanical availability.  Please check our Facebook page for any updates.

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Marri Returns!

The steam locomotive Marri has returned back to the WMR after a 15 year absence. Marri landed in the park on Tuesday 3rd April.  Once steam was raised and a few test runs had been completed, she pulled her first passenger train at the end of the day.  Her first full day in service, Sunday […]

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Steam Trains return to Cassiobury Park in 2018

  • Posted on: 02, 01, 2018
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We are very pleased to announce that steam trains will be returning to the WMR this summer. The steam locomotive ‘Marri’ was a regular sight in Cassiobury Park during the 1990s and early 2000s, until she was withdrawn for an overhaul at the end of 2003.  Unfortunately this overhaul took much longer than expected, and […]