Charnwood Forest Garden Railway

We're more than just a railway....

Running Saturdays, Sundays and Bank holidays throughout the year.

Proud Supporters of the GCR Model Show

Calendar

Click here to see our events page!

Whats running in the coming weeks....

Sat. 10/15 3:00 PM DB Diesels

Diesel Day

Sun. 10/16 3:00 PM Live Steam

Balham, Europa, Tracey, Lyn and Countess might be running.

Sat. 10/22 3:00 PM Austrian Diesels

Diesel Day

Sun. 10/23 3:00 PM Live Steam

A day of Live Steam

Sat. 10/29 3:00 PM Anything Goes

Who knows what will be running? Steam, Diesels, Electrics, maybe even some live steam if your lucky!

Sun. 10/30 2:00 PM Spooky Thomas & Friends running day

Sunday only, Drive a Train £2 for 5 minutes is also in operation.

Fri. 11/4
-
Sat. 11/5
10:00 PM
-
1:00 AM
All in Lights

As part of the GCR's Bonfire night the CFR will have its lights switched on for people to view.

Sat. 11/5 All day WINTER TIME OPENING HOURS

AS THE WINTER IS CLOSING IN ON US, WE WILL BE RUNNING FROM 10.00 UNTIL 16.00 RATHER THAN 17.00.

2:00 PM European Steam

I mixture of locos and stock running.

Sun. 11/6 3:00 PM Steam Sunday

Live Steam in action

Sat. 11/12 3:00 PM Anything Goes

Give it a run, doesn't matter what it is.....

Sun. 11/13 3:00 PM Live Steam

A mix of locos from the home fleet will be in action.

Sat. 11/19 All day CFR Closed

The CFR will not be open on this day as we will be attending the NEC Railway Show.

Sun. 11/20 3:00 PM Live Steam

HomeFleet running including:
Lord Fowler,
Lady Carrie,
Lady Vandeleur,
Europa,
Balham.

It is Possible that we may see some Accucraft Steam or Even Tracey running although not confirmed.

** All locos appear subject to availability

Sat. 11/26 3:00 PM DB Diesels

LCE expected to be running

Sun. 11/27 12:00 AM Evening Running The only chance in the 365 day year were the public can view the CFR at night. The railway will be fully lit for everyone to enjoy. Child will be spellbound as fully lite train speed by being hauled by a mixture of Live Steam and electric locos. The ... more
3:00 PM Christmas Special Live Steam

The Live Steam Engines will be running with christmas trains and pulling the santa speical! Can you see Santa?

Sat. 12/3 3:00 PM Christmas Trains

Christmas Has Started!

Sun. 12/11 3:00 PM Live Steam

Home Fleet running....

Sat. 12/17 3:00 PM Anything Goes

On the run up to christmas it is very easy at the CFR, Bring what you want, Run what you want! If it looks right it is right!

1 2 3 4 ... 10
Show Upcoming Events

Miniature Sounds

How about buying some realistic sounds for your model railway or village?

Catalogue Here 

Why not take a look at our YouTube Channel!

CFRailway

Running this weekend....

No upcoming events

Recent Videos

2658 views - 0 comments
2718 views - 0 comments
2619 views - 0 comments
2532 views - 0 comments