Helston Railway wins Planning Appeal

The Helston Railway has finally been granted the Planning Application that was first applied for in 2013.

The Inspector granted the Appeal on 02 June 2016 for planning permission for an extension of the track, new platform and sidings, car park, and access road.  The temporary platform may also be retained until the new platform is brought into service.

James Packman the Chairman of the Railway Operating...

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07/06/2016

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WELCOME TO THE HELSTON RAILWAY

To keep up with what we are doing this month please go to our photo pages

 

Open every Thursday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday

10.30 am to 4pm

Trains run every half hour - no need to book.

Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, near Helston. TR13 0RY

 

Train Ticket prices:  

Adult £7, Child (5 - 15) £4, Children under 5 are Free,

Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £15

Parking and entry is free:  We can take card payments

 

Wheelchair access available from the carpark to the station - but sorry wheelchairs won't fit on the train

For access queries please ring 07901 977 597. 

Disabled toilet and baby changing facilities available 

We've been on BBC Spotlight, The One Show, ITV local news, BBC Radio Cornwall and West Midlands.

The Helston Railway Preservation Society was the result, 11 years ago, of a vision by a small number of enthusiasts to re-open a section of the Helston branch line. 

We now have a 1000 members!  

Winner of the Heritage Railway of the Year Award & the HRA Website Award 

Please browse our website and learn more about our wonderful project. 

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