Summer reopening 2020
Due to COVID our railways are now starting to open for the summer season. Visit Wales is asking all tourists to ‘Make your promise to Wales’ and Visit Wales Safely. Not all railways are open, please check details and restricitons.
Our new Gold Cards are ready for delivery
We have our lovely new Gold Cards in stock. A perfect way to way to help little railways of Wales, buy a card, £150. All new Gold Cards now valid to 31 December 2021.
Help all the Great Little Railways of Wales
As visitors stay away from Wales and tourist attractions close the narrow-gauge railways of Wales are joining together to support their staff, volunteers and the future of the railways.
New Hybrid Diesel for Snowdon
Heritage Great Britain invests £1.1million in new ‘Greener’ Hybrid Diesel locomotives for Snowdon Mountain Railway, the popular North Wales tourist attraction.
Special Steam Railway Events in 2020
Our members run amazing special steam railway events. There is lots to enjoy and experience in 2020.
Loco ‘Tom Rolt’ back in service
After an extensive programme of refurbishment and general overhaul, Talyllyn Railway Loco No. 7 has now been returned to service in top condition.
New Hybrid Diesels for Snowdon
Snowdon Mountain Railway has begun a programme of replacement for its existing diesel locomotives which began service in 1985.
Great Little Santa Trains
In December our great little railways offer a special Christmas experience with their Special Santa Trains. These trains are very popular so pre-booking is essential.
Welsh Highland Heritage volunteers
All our great little trains of Wales are supported and run by the power of volunteering.
Ffestiniog Travel and Portmeirion Italianate style village have launched an exciting competition.