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"Cheltenham" at Cheltenham: Steam Loco united with School for the first time in 79 years

Southern Railway Schools class locomotive visits Cheltenham for Cotswold Steam Celebration. Cheltenham College staff and pupils to meet ‘their' engine for first time

On Thursday 16th May at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway's

Cheltenham Racecourse station, a piece of missing history from Cheltenham College will be repaired.

Clay Shooting and Cake Club - Just for ladies!

Gloucestershire ladies and girls are invited to come and try a fun new sport. They are invited to come to Prescott Shooting School near Winchcombe on 18th May 2013 at 10.00am, where the award winning ‘Shotgun & Chelsea Bun Club' will be holding one of their infamous ‘introduction to clay shooting and cake days'.

Back to the Forties on the GWR on 27th and 28th April

Visit the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway this weekend (27/28 April)
and you could be forgiven for thinking that you had slipped back 70 years

‘Wartime in the Cotswolds' on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

Trip back to the 1940s on rail and air, as a wartime Dakota flies by

Wartime returns to the Cotswolds on the GWR

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway is running its first-ever ‘War in

the Cotswolds' event on the railway, Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 April 2013.

It's a time for visitors to carry their identity cards, ration books and
dress up in 1940s style for this special event.

Major award for Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway (GWR), which runs heritage train

services between Cheltenham Racecourse and Winchcombe, Toddington and
Laverton has received another major accolade, in the Heritage Railway
Association awards 2012.

It has won the Peter Manisty Award for ‘outstanding contribution to railway

The one million pound special on the GWR!

Special trains to re-open the full length of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway on Tuesday 30 October - Railway 12-miles long for the first time - first train between Cheltenham and Laverton since 1979 = GWR volunteers celebrate £1 million appeal success

After nearly three years of serious disruptions to its services because of

Thomas's 'boiler-ache' brings joy for hundreds of families

A minor problem with the boiler on Thomas the Tank Engine at the

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway's <http://www.gwsr.com/> 'Days out
with Thomas' last weekend (22-23 September) meant that the little blue
engine was confined to Winchcombe station and unable to pull the
railway's seven-coach trains to and from Cheltenham Racecourse.

GWR's £1 million emergency appeal reached, thanks to anonymous donor

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway has passed the £1 million mark in its Emergency Appeal, launched three years ago to fund the cost of repairing major embankment collapses at both Gotherington and just north of Winchcombe.

The landmark was passed thanks to a £7,000 donation from an anonymous benefactor who simply asked how much was needed to complete the appeal.

Thomas and friends chuffing to Cheltenham

Two days of family fun as famous railway stories are re-lived
on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

Thomas the Tank Engine - creation of the late Rev Awdry - takes over the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway over the weekend of September 22 and 23.

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway calls for volunteers

Thinking of volunteering? Do you like meeting people?
Think of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway!
The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway is calling for new volunteers.
The railway, which runs between Cheltenham Racecourse and Laverton via Winchcombe and Toddington, is run almost entirely by volunteers. But it could do with more!

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