I had a very enjoyable trip on the Dean Forest Railway and Marley had his own ticket for £2. I left it until the afternoon to travel, and feel that this would have been better in... read more
A heritage railway running through the Forest of Dean run by volunteers....
A heritage railway running through the Forest of Dean run by volunteers.
We now have 5 stations along the line - with great walks and local pubs accessible from many.We regularly have special events - such as visits from Thomas the Tank engine, Bygone Branchline days and Sanata Specials for Xmas.
At Norchard we have a large free car-park, a well stocked shop selling a vast array of books, toys and gifts - as well as a fascinating museum transporting you back in history! Our southern terminus at Lydney Junction is only a 2 minute walk from the mainline Lydney station - and through ticketing is available - so you can buy a ticket from Birmingham to Parkend!
Every penny spent goes towards restoring heritage rail travel.