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Back in time

Great nostalgic experience, the volunteers have made a superb job of platform 4, and the ability to... read more

Reviewed today
eric d
London, United Kingdom
Made a birthday very special...

We had cream tea onboard to celebrate a birthday. The staff (all volunteers) have superb... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
julie r
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Reviewed today

Great nostalgic experience, the volunteers have made a superb job of platform 4, and the ability to join the train at Princes Risborough will surely increase passenger numbers. All the staff we spoke to were polite and helpful with a range of information regarding the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had cream tea onboard to celebrate a birthday. The staff (all volunteers) have superb hospitality skills and were friendly and attentive. They gave my father in law a birthday card, little birthday cake with a candle and sang him Happy Birthday...and the carriage by...More

1  Thank julie r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had such a lovely visit to the railway today and our three children loved the art and craft activities with Box crazy lady! It was excellent value and all the staff were welcoming and attentive to us and the children. One of the best value...More

2  Thank Curly1001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great day out. Very good Ploughmans lunch. Went for the vegetarian option which came with plenty of cheese, bread roll and fresh salad. Had a local bottle of Real Ale to wash it down. Tea and coffee was served afterwards with some sweet...More

2  Thank Ben H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a great afternoon in the sunshine on a short trip along the line to Princes Risborough. Attentive and knowledgeable staff, nice cafe and shop on the station platform, good size cream tea with huge scones (and GWR china a nice touch). Plenty of...More

4  Thank Panga63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great day had by two of my favourite men. We had a great time on the rather comfy train. All volunteers were so attentive and professional. A fun hour had by us all. We had a diesel pull us to princes risborough then the...More

5  Thank JillP1051
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and friends went for an afternoon tea on the steam train. It was so much fun, great atmosphere and some of the most delicious scones I’ve ever had! The staff, all volunteers, were lovely and really made the trip so much fun - so...More

5  Thank Francesca F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great venue for train mad children all at a reasonable price so give them and yourself a treat. And lots to keep them going.

4  Thank paul w
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Excellent evening out doing the Murder Mystery Ride. Unfortunately the local fire brigade had banned the use of a steam loco but this did not diminish the experience. Great fun - would do again, and again!

6  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

on a coach trip from enfield the train was very smooyh diseal to start then a steam train bought us back the staff were very helpful and friendly on 15 august the train will go to prince Risborough keep up the good work tony mbe

5  Thank tony726
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Sarah T
17 August 2018|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Sarah, Yes. This is from their site: 'Well behaved pet dogs are always made welcome and they TRAVEL FREE on daytime service trains in the non-dining sections of the trains. All we ask, please, is that you keep them on the... More
Colin B
8 August 2018|
Response from busterSolihull | Reviewed this property |
No . It is open Sunday. Time 11.00, 12.15, 13,30, 15,00, 16.30 Children for a £1.00 with a paying adult. Also the same next Thursday but time 10.30, 12.00, 13.45, 15.15 Hope this may be helpful Kind Regards Neil
29 April 2017|
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Response from Charles C | Property representative |
ChinnorPete has given some excellent information (thanks Pete) and you can see more on the website or General Enquiries (Daytime 10.00-17.00) on 07979 055366 are always very helpful. Worth mentioning that the few volunteers... More