Events Calendar

The Bug Express

Wansford Railway Station

Join us for a day of exciting exploration with the Nene Valley Railway Bug Day! Make your very own clothes peg butterfly, dig through soil and find some new bug buddies, visit the Bug Barn and make some new friends while learning all about who they are and where they’re from. Don’t forget to stop off at the Edible Worm ... Read More

£2 – £20

Afternoon Tea 2022

Wansford Railway Station

Combine the nostalgia of steam whilst enjoying the quintessential British Tradition of Afternoon Tea. Sit back & relax & enjoy the luxury of our 1st Class Continental Carriages. Your Afternoon Tea will be served to your table as you enjoy your nostalgic Steam hauled journey down our line. Seating is available in our open carriages (Traditional Afternoon Tea) or in a Private ... Read More

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Steam Driver Experience

Wansford Railway Station

Our starter package includes theory and practical driving of a steam locomotive. The course will be on a large locomotive without rolling stock and consists of 1 hour tuition and 1 hour on the footplate. During the hour on the footplate, 2 participants will take it in turns to drive the locomotive for a total distance of approximately 15 miles. ... Read More

£400

Once Upon a Time Story Train

Wansford Railway Station

Join us on Wednesday 24th August for our Once Upon A Time Story Train It's a chance to wear your world book day costume or an excuse to get a new one. There will be story zones, colouring and book themed activities. Don't forget to dress as your favourite boook character, take your photo at our NVR photo station and email it to customercontact@nvr.org.uk to ... Read More

£2 – £20

Steam Driver Experience

Wansford Railway Station

Our starter package includes theory and practical driving of a steam locomotive. The course will be on a large locomotive without rolling stock and consists of 1 hour tuition and 1 hour on the footplate. During the hour on the footplate, 2 participants will take it in turns to drive the locomotive for a total distance of approximately 15 miles. ... Read More

£400

The Bud Flanagan Jolly Fisherman

Wansford Railway Station

The Jolly Fisherman Presents: A Tribute to Bud Flanagan Join us for an evening of vintage song and entertainment with a fish and chip supper on board our steam train with the UK’s premier Bud Flanagan tribute act brought to you by Nick Golden. The evening begins at 6pm when Bud Flanagan, wearing his trademark fur coat and straw hat, ... Read More

£35

Dad’s Army Jolly Fisherman

Wansford Railway Station

Join us & Nick Golden A Nostalgic Entertainer on Sat 27th August 2022, bringing you classic 'Bud Flanagan' from the era of 1940's, up to his last recordings in 1968 of Dads Army theme'. Music & Comedy. The evening is a light-hearted tribute to the favourite wartime TV series ‘Dad's Army, so be prepared for a good sing along & ... Read More

£35

Superhero’s Day

Wansford Railway Station

Join us and our Team of Superhero's on Wed 31st Aug Each party will last for approx 1 hour. Come and meet our Superhero Party Hosts, whilst they take a break from saving the world, listen to their origin in our interactive story time, learn some of their hero moves and recite the official hero oath.  After your Superhero Party your ... Read More

£2 – £20

Family Fish & Chips

Wansford Railway Station

Enjoy a family trip on board a heritage train whilst you all tuck into a freshly cooked chippy tea from Fryz of Bretton Chip Shop. Your ticket will reserve a seat on the 14:20 train that departs Wansford Station and your pre-ordered meal will be served to your table when you get to Orton Mere Station. So it's All Aboard ... Read More

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Recurring

Steam Driver Experience

Wansford Railway Station

Our starter package includes theory and practical driving of a steam locomotive. The course will be on a large locomotive without rolling stock and consists of 1 hour tuition and 1 hour on the footplate. During the hour on the footplate, 2 participants will take it in turns to drive the locomotive for a total distance of approximately 15 miles. ... Read More

£400
Recurring

Steam Driver Experience

Wansford Railway Station

Our starter package includes theory and practical driving of a steam locomotive. The course will be on a large locomotive without rolling stock and consists of 1 hour tuition and 1 hour on the footplate. During the hour on the footplate, 2 participants will take it in turns to drive the locomotive for a total distance of approximately 15 miles. ... Read More

£400