Pausing for Breath

Well we have been silent for a month or so – but not idle, so to get you up to speed with where we are…

 Our long running saga of the planning application(s), to base ourselves at Trevarno Farm, continues to run. Application number 3 will shortly be hitting the desks of the County Planning Department. We have dealt with the issues noted by the Planning...

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If you would like to help support the project, receive regular newsletters and have the oppertunity to volunteer on the railway, why not become a member?

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Treat yourself (or a friend) with luxury Helston Railway merchandise and memorabilia. Our shop is now online.

Click here to go to our shop.
Click to visit Helston Diesel Group Website


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

We are now closed to the public until Easter 2015.

For more information about our events in 2015 please go to

Would you like to volunteer at the railway or have a talk at your association or group? contact


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, 10 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.