Whats on guide
This page is starting to be updated, please check back soon as railways announce there 2021 plans following the governments roadmap announcement.
The UK coronavirus lockdown has led to preserved railways in the unfortunate situation with no income from ticket sales, but still occurring costs for maintenance, insurance, improvement projects and overhauls. Most railways are running appeals to have get them stay afloat through this situation. Please, if you can, think about making a donation to your favourite preserved railway to help ensure that they can reopen in the future.
Welcome to the refreshed Whats On Guide from Preserved Railway. Covid-19 closed all railways in March 2020, but many lines are starting to announce their planned reopening dates. Most of these are pre-booked services only, visit their individual website/railway press to find out more details on how to book.
Some events are planning some events for the Autumn season, I will shortly be starting to list these, alongside the provisional 2021 dates.
As ever all information is provided in good faith, please check the railways own website/social media for full details.
Events are listed below by start date. Hover and click on the arrow for full dates and outline details of the event.
Scroll down for special event listings.