This is our latest news page, displaying all current and past articles and information about the progress of the Helston Railway.Tuesday, 6th September, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
Almost 135 years ago, in March 1882, the then mayor of Helston inaugurated work on the proposed railway between Helston and Gwinear Road by cutting the first sod of the project. On Thursday, 1st September, the current Mayor of Helston... (Read more) Monday, 8th August, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
And we are now in full visitor season – the roads are thronged with happy holiday makers and we are open on Wednesdays as well as Thursdays and Sundays for the rest of August – plus Bank Holiday Monday. So... (Read more) Tuesday, 19th July, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
As this is being written we are in the middle of a mini heat wave, which may only last until tomorrow – but it’s glorious for locals and visitors alike. When we are at Truthall Summit it’s lovely to see... (Read more) Tuesday, 7th June, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
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... (Read more) Thursday, 2nd June, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
Just a short note to say we won our planning appeal. Thank you to everyone who helped, whether it was working on the application, raising funds, giving us support, writing letters, or holding our hands and telling us to keep... (Read more) Monday, 16th May, 2016 - By Barbara Barnes
Ok – if you live in Cornwall you know that the sunny bit is probably a bit of an exaggeration – but the weather over the past week has been great so we are feeling bright and optimistic. And no... (Read more)
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