Have you always wanted to ride in the cab of our steam locomotive? Hop aboard and help the driver on the train from Ludborough to North Thoresby and back
Watch the trains as they steam past as you operate the signals, gates and block bells between Ludborough and North Thoresby under supervision of the on duty signalman.
“Imagine my delight to be given by my husband a ride on the footplate. Wonderful, what an amazing day with wonderful memories. All staff were very helpful and friendly, totally professional and efficient when my husband requested the gift to me. I had an orange work coat, and was invited to help with loading the coal, adjusting the steam valves, putting into reverse gear, the whistle, all and everything. I didn’t have to, but wanted to, awesome. ”
We had a lovely morning trip out on the santa train. My children (3 and 5) loved it. Marc the elf was jolly and enthusiastic and got our carriage into... 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
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
Visited for the Santa train today with three young children (2,3 and 6) and I cannot believe how bad it was. The children were given presents in a plastic bag,... 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
8 of us attended the Santa special yesterday,its hard to believe that these events are run by volunteers.
The attention to detail, the layout, decoration, gifts etc.
Absolutely fantastic experience... read more