Keeping the age of steam alive!

Pauline hangs up her apron!

Pauline Neal served her last customer at the Lincolnshire Wolds Railway’s popular Steaming Kettle Buffet when she bowed out as Manager on Sunday, 16th December. Pauline has been a volunteer at the LWR...

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Making history fun

A group of children from Greenwich House School in Louth recently visited Ludborough station to experience a working steam railway at first hand. The five to seven year old’s are studying a history...

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Line extension is on track

Lincolnshire Wolds Railway volunteers have started laying sleepers on the 3/4 mile extension to Pear Tree Lane – the first phase of an ambitious plan to take the railway back to Louth. Work is...

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Little and large

Did you know that Ludborough station is home to one of the smallest standard-gauge diesel shunting locomotives ever built? This dinky little ‘Yardmaster’ loco number 5308 was built in 1960...

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Winter Warmer

The Lincolnshire Wolds Railway will be running steam trains again at Ludborough on Sunday 18th November.    While you are there call in at the station’s popular Steaming Kettle Buffet, which will...

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Find out why people love visiting LWR

      We took our 4 Yr and 5 months old boys on the santa train yesterday. Lovely festive feeling from the moment we stepped onto the platform, getting hot chocolate from... read more


      We (my two friends and I) visitied Sunday last (13th Spet '20) after having to postpone the week prior and wer elucky enough to getthe last 'compartment' :) We had... read more


      A very enjoyable entertaining treat for Christmas. All staff worked really hard for this event. Each child got a gift with their name on and the adults got a gift... read more


      Such a lovely experience. We took our almost 3 year old as he loves train and he really enjoyed it! We arranged to meet our friends there who unfortunately got... read more


      Not quite what I was expecting. Cars were parked in very muddy clogged grass making it difficult to get parked. It all seemed a little chaotic when we got there.... read more


      Well worth the £12 each, so much effort has gone into the experience. Santa knew every childs name on the train, friendly people helping and lots of singing


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