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This is our latest news page, displaying all current and past articles and information about the progress of the Helston Railway.

Santa Calling...

Sunday, 14th December, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

What do you get when you have a congregation of the young at heart, irrespective of their actual ages?  Well on our railway you get a lot of fun and merriment.  And so it was yesterday when the first day... (Read more)

There is always a silver lining....

Saturday, 6th December, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

Yes, dear readers, we have news for you – which in the first instance is obviously disappointing – but when fully considered (as you will see) there is some real encouragement that we will be able to build upon. The... (Read more)

Well - what a month!

Tuesday, 25th November, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

At the tail end of our season – on our last running day we had the most amazing visitor, and we are used to pretty amazing visitors.  This time it was the turn of Lucy Sinclair who was to turn... (Read more)

Railway Days Out.......

Wednesday, 29th October, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

Well we are down to the last two days of the season – we are open on Thursday and Sunday and then close for the winter; with five days in December for our Santa Specials.  As our last two days... (Read more)

People Power....

Saturday, 18th October, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

For all of you who are members your latest newsletter is on its way to you together with your tickets for the Christmas Draw.  We know that some of you have been eagerly awaiting them – not long now….  ... (Read more)

Railways on the Air 2014

Wednesday, 1st October, 2014 - By Barbara Barnes

We have always had a special relationship with the Marconi Centre at Poldhu on the Lizard.  It was from there that the first transatlantic radio signal was sent to Marconi who was listening on Signal Hill, St. John’s, Newfoundland in... (Read more)


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