This weekend: Stapleford Park Vintage Steam Rally

26 August 2022
Scale traction engines, exhibits, fairground organs and more to descend on the miniature railway this bank-holiday weekend.

Leicestershire's Stapleford Park miniature railway is welcoming visitors to its railway on Saturday, August 27 – Monday, August 29. Expect to enjoy a number of rides on the 10.25in gauge railway, with steam traction in use, while the field adjacent is to host further attractions, in-keeping with a vintage theme.

Related: Watch us tour the signal gantry at Stapleford Park Miniature Railway.

Stapleford Park miniature railway locomotive

Nickel Plate Road 2-8-4 'Berkshire' No. 752, built at Stapleford in 1970, on shed, adjacent to the terminus.

Related: Coming soon to World of Railways TV, we learn how the line's oldest locomotive is steamed.

The event is supported by the Friends of the Stapleford Miniature Railway, and profits are made to LOROS, Hospice Care for Leicestershire and Rutland. 

A licensed bar and catering is on-site, with camping and caravanning priced at £40 for the weekend, including admission.

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Event details

What Vintage Steam Rally

When Saturday August 27 - Monday August 29, 2022

Where Stapleford Park, nr. Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire LE14 2SF

How much? Adults: £5.00, children: £3.00, under-five: free

For all enquiries, visit the Friends of Stapleford Miniature Railway website.


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