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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.

Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love.....

Monday, 5th October, 2015 - By Barbara Barnes

We are used to people visiting us and sharing with us their memories of time past and loved ones no longer with us.  But we rarely get three amazing stories in one day – but so it was on Sunday... (Read more)

Beam me up Scotty.....

Tuesday, 25th August, 2015 - By Barbara Barnes

As regular readers will know we have ideas sometimes! The latest gem was to have an Outer Space week in the run up to August Bank Holiday – probably generated by a desire on the part of some of the... (Read more)

August Opening Days and other stories

Saturday, 1st August, 2015 - By Barbara Barnes

We try to open a few more days each year during the summer and we are pleased to let you all know that we will be opening the railway on Wednesdays in August – so as well as being able... (Read more)

Winston Churchill Rules!

Sunday, 5th July, 2015 - By Barbara Barnes

We all have a favourite Winston Churchill quote, or maybe two,  and over the past week we have been rehearsing them.  So the ones that we feel best meet our current position are  “never, never, never give up”  and “it... (Read more)

News from the Planning Application

Tuesday, 30th June, 2015 - By barbara barnes

So sorry to have to tell you all that our planning application was rejected yesterday by Cornwall Council.  Our volunteers are naturally very disappointed - but we have instructed our planning consultants to submit an appeal.  We will keep you... (Read more)

En Pointe and different colours

Friday, 12th June, 2015 - By Barbara Barnes

We’ve had some amazing visitors to our railway over the years we have been in existence – but our latest group were truly in a class of their own.  The Echoes Dance Company are based in Hayle and are a... (Read more)

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