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WSR announces new ‘WINTERLIGHTS’ experience

WSR announces new ‘WINTERLIGHTS’ experience

A new series of 14  ‘Winterlights’ evening trains will be run with the steam loco and carriages lit up, plus there will be some festive visual displays along the line to see during the journey from Bishops Lydeard to Crowcombe. ‘Winterlights’ services will run from...

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WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

The WSRA Trustees met on Tuesday 10th August at Bishops Lydeard.   Amongst the items discussed were: Minutes of the Previous meeting in July and also the additional meeting to sign off the annual accounts were approved and are available for members to view in the...

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WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

WSRA Trustee meeting report 13 July 2021

The WSRA Trustees met on Tuesday 13th July by remote conference call.  Amongst the items discussed were: Minutes of the Previous meeting in June were approved and are available for members to view in the members section of this website. B&E Station Signs –The...

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Two Small GALA events planned for 2021

Two Small GALA events planned for 2021

The West Somerset Railway (WSR) Gala Planning Team is pleased to announce that two small gala events are being planned for September and October 2021 as Government Covid restrictions are hopefully further eased. These will be the first enthusiast gala events held at...

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WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

Can you help make a difference?

Can you work with a diverse group of people to achieve a common aim? Can you be objective in decision making, whilst retaining a passion for the WSR? The WSRA  needs Trustees with skills and experience in marketing & PR, IT and digital technologies, and...

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WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

Could you be a Trustee?

Do you believe in the future of our wonderful railway? Would you like to make a difference? Can you work with a diverse group of people to achieve a common aim? Can you be objective in decision making, whilst retaining a passion for the WSR? The WSRA is looking for...

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WSRA Trustee meeting report 10 August 2021

WSRA Trustee meeting report 8 June 2021

The WSRA Trustees met on Tuesday 8th June by remote conference call.  Amongst the items discussed were: Minutes of the Previous meeting in May were approved and are available for members to view in the members section of this website. B&E Station Signs – The PLC...

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2021 Steam Rally Cancelled

2021 Steam Rally Cancelled

2021 Rally CANCELLED The Rally team have been hoping that it would have been possible to go ahead with the 2021 Rally. We have now reached the time when we need to make a final decision. We have  reviewed all the latest safety advice, and thought about the safety...

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