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Classic buses Classic buses at the 2014 rally
Annual Classic Bus Rally
Sat 4th and Sun 5th July 2015

There will be a variety of classic buses on display at Wirksworth for our annual Classic Bus Rally, with some offering free rides. Travel the valley by heritage bus and change for heritage train for the way back. There will be steam on the Ravenstor line.

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Annual Classic Transport Weekend
Sat 18th and Sun 19th July 2015

Cars, motorcycles, lorries - all kinds of classics will gather at Wirksworth for a weekend of family fun. Of course, there's classic trains too with steam on the Ravenstor incline.

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Royal British Legion Day
Sat 25th July 2015

Following on from a great event in 2014, the Royal British Legion will be at Wirksworth with a range of activies and stalls.

British Legion Day The Royal British Legion at Wirksworth Station
Diesel Days
Tue 28th, Wed 29th, Thu 30th July, Tue 4th, Wed 5th, Thu 6th, Sat 15th and Sun 16th August 2015

Services will be operated by heritage main line diesel locomotive's on these days.

Bank Holiday Weekend
Sat 29th, Sun 30th and Mon 31st August 2015

A great way to spend a Bank Holiday weekend!

Tunes and Chips Evening Land Cruise
Sat 5th September 2015

We will have our popular Tunes and Chips Evening Land Cruise with live music on the train and fish and chips served at Duffield. Advance booking for the evening train is essential.

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Wirksworth Festival
Sat 12th and Sun 13th September 2015

Leave the car at home and take a gentle journey through the valley to the popular Wirksworth Festival taking place in the town. Please note a change of date from the town's Festival organisers.

Multiple Memories One of our heritage railcars in the tunnel at Duffield
Vintage Tractor Meet
Sun 20th September 2015

There will be a collection of vintage tractors at Wirksworth Station.

Multiple Memories featuring The Railcar Association Annual DMU Convention
Sat 26th and Sun 27th September 2015

Travel back to the 50s, 60s and 70s and celebrate the unsung heroes of British Railways with our annual Railcar Gala, operated in conjunction with the annual Railcar Association Convention. Our heritage railcars will run in a variety of combinations through the weekend and there will be a pre-bookable special on the Saturday evening. There will also be pre-bookable driver experiences available leading up to the event.

Wednesday operating ends - 30th September

Annual Wirksworth Model Railway Exhibition
Sat 17th and Sunday 18th October 2015

Our popular Model Railway Exhibition will be taking place around the town and the big trains will be playing their part, with steam on the Ravenstor incline.

MRE A layout at the 2014 Model Railway Exhbition
Jazz and Chips Evening Land Cruise
Sat 17th October 2015

Enjoy live jazz music during an evening land cruise along the line, together with a delicious meal of fish and chips. Pre-booking is essential for this event.

Thursday operating ends - 29th October

Tuesday operating ends - 24th November

Santa Special Trains
Sat 5th, Sun 6th, Wed 9th, Sat 12th, Sun 13th, Wed 16th, Sat 19th, Sun 20th and Wed 23rd December 2015

Join Santa and his helpers for a festive time. See Santa in his on train grotto, with presents for the children and enjoy a festive drink at Wirksworth. Advance booking is essential.

Mince Pie Specials
Tue 29th and Wed 30th December 2015

Join us for a holiday season trip down the valley with a service of mince pies on the train.

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