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June 2021

20th June 2021 (pre booking required)

June 20, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Pre booking required - please see below. Come and enjoy a ride on the railway behind our regular steam-outline diesel locomotive the Severn Lamb Rio Grande, or (subject to confirmation) visiting steam locomotive Cagney No.44. Enjoy real Italian coffee, a variety of teas, delicious hot chocolate, cold drinks and snacks…

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July 2021

18th July 2021 (pre-booking required)

July 18, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Come and enjoy a ride on the railway behind our regular steam-outline diesel locomotive the Severn Lamb Rio Grande or visiting steam loco Cagney no.44, or both! Enjoy real Italian coffee, a variety of teas, delicious hot chocolate, cold drinks and snacks provided by locally-based family business The Barista Sisters.…

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August 2021

15th August 2021 (pre-booking required)

August 15, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom

Come and enjoy a ride on the railway behind our regular steam-outline diesel locomotive the Severn Lamb Rio Grande, or visiting steam engine Cagney No44 from Rhyl. Enjoy real Italian coffee, a variety of teas, delicious hot chocolate, cold drinks and snacks will be provided by locally-based family business The…

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September 2021

19th September 2021 (pre-booking required)

September 19, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom

For our last open day in the railway's 50th anniversary year we'll be celebrating with two visiting steam engines! Come and join us for a ride behind Cagney No.44 from the Rhyl Miniature Railway or Smokey Joe from the Sherwood Forest Railway, or both! Enjoy real Italian coffee, a variety…

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We’ll be re-opening in 2022, keeping checking the website for dates

September 24, 2021 @ 8:00 am - January 8, 2022 @ 5:00 pm

Thank you to everyone who visited and supported us this year - we hope you enjoyed riding on our little railway! Our 2021 running season has now finished, and we are closed for winter maintenance. We'll be reopening in spring 2022, and hope to see you then. 2022 open day…

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April 2022

Sunday 10 April 2022 Open Day

April 10 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom
£3

Come and join us for our first open day of the 2022 season. Look out for spring flowers whilst you ride the train, then treat yourself to a delicious hot drink from the Barista Sisters' coffee wagon. No need to book, just come along and pay on the gate.

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May 2022

Sunday 15 May 2022 Open Day

May 15 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom
£3

Come and join us for our May open day - ride the train and treat yourself to a delicious hot drink from the Barista Sisters' coffee wagon. No need to book, just come along and pay on the gate. We'll be running with our regular Rio Grande diesel loco, the…

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June 2022

Sunday 19 June 2022 Open Day

June 19 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom
£3

Come and join us for our June open day - ride the train and treat yourself to a delicious hot drink from the Barista Sisters' coffee wagon. If the weather's nice, why not bring a picnic and stay a bit longer? Don't forget your picnic blanket or folding table and…

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July 2022

Sunday 17 July 2022 Open Day

July 17 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom
£3

What could be better than spending a summer Sunday afternoon at the railway? Come and join us for our July open day - ride the train, bring a picnic lunch (and your folding chairs / picnic blanket) and treat yourself to a delicious hot or cold drink from the Barista…

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August 2022

Sunday 7 August 2022 Open Day

August 7 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thorpe Light Railway, Whorlton Bridge,
Yorkshire, Whorlton, DL12 8XG United Kingdom
£3

Come and join us for our August open day. No need to book, just come along and pay on the gate. Why not bring a picnic and a flask of tea (don't forget your folding chairs or picnic blanket) and make an afternoon of it? Ride the train as much…

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