Category Archives: Hobbies and Pastimes

West Somerset Railway Late Summer Gala 2018 At Minehead And Blue Anchor

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Went down to Minehead early on Saturday 1st September to catch the start of the Late Summer Gala. there were only diesels to start with (the first three trains out), went on to Blue Anchor for the afternoon and started off with a fish and chip, lunch in the Driftwood Cafe and very nice too! More to come on Sunday 2nd September weather permitting! » Read more

Severn Valley WWII Weekend June 29th 2013


Decided to go and visit the WWII weekend on the Severn Valley Railway, it was a cracking day out with the sun shinning all day, ended up looking like a beetroot! There were loads to see and do, with everyone dressed in authentic uniforms from the war. There was many trains on show, even went to the train museum and they had the post coach from the Great Train Robbery from back in the 60’s. » Read more