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The West Somerset Steam Railway Trust
People still wishing to order the Trust’s new 40th anniversary ‘Tales of the WSR’ book by mail order from either the Minehead or Bishops Lydeard shops are advised that the earlier postage rate was incorrect and the new rate to purchase the book including postage and packaging is £11.50.
The Minutes of the Board Meeting held on 22 May 2019 have been published. See the Documents page or follow this link. These were approved as a correct record with one amendment to Minute 311: “The railway will be closed for possession purposes between Watchet and Minehead from October 2019 until March 2020 to undertake…
The West Somerset Steam Railway Trust (WSSRT) has published a new 40th Anniversary book chronicling some personal memories and momentous events of the last four decades. The WSSRT hosted a book signing to launch the new book on the evening of Friday 7 June in the Gauge Museum at Bishops Lydeard. Despite the pouring rain…
Over the weekend of 8th and 9th June, the West Somerset Railway (WSR) will be holding a special 40th anniversary Event to mark it becoming England’s longest heritage railway forty years ago in 1979. As Quantock Brewery is one of the closest businesses to Bishops Lydeard station, Quantock have brewed an exclusive new beer to mark this special occasion….
A letter to WSR shareholders invites purchase of new shares for the Rail Renewal Project and also invites donations via the Association or the Trust. Unfortunately the e-mail address given for the Trust Treasurer is wrong and should read firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks.