running The Bath & West Steam Railway

We are pleased to announce Driver Experience!
Come and enjoy the thrill of power and control as you drive one of our locomotives round our ½ mile track. More Information.

Apart from members' days, the society offers the following dates on which the trains will be running.

Train rides are available on all days of these events. 

Date Event
30th May - 2nd June

The Bath & West Show.

16th - 17th June Classic Car Show
31st July Trains run for visitors to New Wine
8th August Trains run for visitors to New Wine
1st - 2nd September

Trains running for visitors Truckfest South West

8th September

Driver Experience - FULLY BOOKED

29th September

Driver Experience

6th - 7th October

Public Open Weekend

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13th October

Driver Experience

20th October

Driver Experience

To avoid uncertainty, trains will NOT be running at...

  • Classic Vehicle Restoration Show, 2nd-3rd November
  • Antique and Collectors Fair, 9th-11th November
  • Homebuilding and Renovating Show, 17-18 November



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