Steam, smoke and oil.... .
...join us for our fabulous, all action Autumn Steam Spectacular
Our Autumn Steam Spectacular is perfect for everyone, whether old or young, big or small. Up to nine different steam locomotives in action, vintage carriages, GDS trains, Express trains ... plus your chance to get up close and have a look on the footplate. ... read more
This Summer our special Summer promotion returns with Childrentravelling FREE* throughout the months of June, July & August.
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Visitors intending to travel Sunday 6th July should be aware that the main roads through the Worth Valley will be closed for much of the day in connection with the race.
Friday 4th & Saturday 5th July
We will be operating our standard peak train service between 09:00 and 18:00 with trains departing Keighley and Oxenhope every 45 minutes from 11:00 to 17:00. See our website for the detailed timetable. Normal fares and discounts will apply.
Sunday 6th July (Race day)
We will be operating a special intensive train service on this date.
Trains will depart Keighley calling at Ingrow West, Oakworth, Haworth and Oxenhope at least every 45 minutes (more frequently in the morning) between 07.30 and 20.00.
Trains will depart Oxenhope calling at Haworth, Oakworth, Ingrow West and Keighley at least every 45 minutes (more frequently in the morning) between 06.45 and 19.15.
On Sunday 6th July only, all normal fares will be suspended and a special ticket allowing unlimited journeys will be available priced £10 adults and £5 children. Local residents in possession of a valid Local Residents Railcard will be £5. There will be no other tickets or discounts available for travel on this date.
Monday 7th July
We will be operating our standard peak train service between 09:00 and 18:00 with trains departing Keighley and Oxenhope every 45 minutes from 11:00 to 17:00. See our website for the detailed timetable. Normal fares and discounts will be apply.
Our special Vintage trains will operate on selected Sundays throughout the summer using steam locomotives and coaches dating back to the days of Queen Victoria. Enjoy a rare chance to ride in historic wooden bodied carriages some of which featured in the film “The Railway Children” hauled by a period locomotive. ... read more
Elegance, Quality and Style .... a journey on board the steam hauled 'West Riding Limited’ Pullman dining train
Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or other special occasion or you just simply want to treat yourself, our 'West Riding Limited' Sunday Luncheon Trains offer a unique and unforgettable dining experience that you can enjoy with family and friends.
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Our popular steam-hauled Santa Specials will be running again in 2014. During the journey Santa visits every child and the grown-ups get a mince pie and a sherry.
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Our annual Beer & Music festival is back, bigger than ever before! Once again our main festival site in our Exhibition Shed at Oxenhope, featuring a bar sixty feet long with over a hundred real ales from around the country with something for everybody - including some of your favourites from event sponsors 'Copper Dragon'. ... read more
Our popular Cider Bar will be back, stocked by 'The Real Cider Company' of Hebden Bridge and this year we will also be introducing a Wine Bar which will be selling wine by the glass or by the bottle. We will even have special festival wine glasses on sale.
At Keighley there will be music from 5pm until 11pm on Friday and 12 noon until 11pm on Saturday. We are delighted to welcome back our friends 'Eddie Earthquake and the Tremors', who will be playing the prime spot on Saturday evening. Local brewery 'Old spot' will have a bar in their usual spot on platform four and there will also be a small cider bar available.
Hot food will be available at both Oxenhope and Keighley throughout the event.
Train times have yet to be finalised and will appear here soon, but a frequent train service will run as below:
|Thursday||16:00 to 23:55|
|Friday||09:00 to 00:30|
|Saturday||09:00 to 00:30|
|Sunday||09:00 to 18:00|
Trains on Thursday will be operated using heritage diesel railcars, services on other days will be a mixture of steam and diesel.
The main festival bar will be open as follows:
|Thursday||16:00 to 23:00|
|Friday||11:00 to 23:00|
|Saturday||11:00 to 23:00|
|Sunday||11:00 to 17:45|