Where has the time gone? It’s December and we are already well into our Santa Specials run with two successful days behind us. Why do we do this? Well we love sharing our railway with our visitors and we love dressing up! We love having our Santa grotto on the platform at Prospidnick with his attendant elves. Kilmersdon our plucky little steam engine is working her socks off pulling our coach to and from our award-winning Halt at Truthall. Our…
The Helston Railway Preservation Society was the result, 15 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. Would you like to volunteer at the railway or organise a talk at your association or group? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 07901 977 597 for more details.
Having completed the refurbishment of St. Erth railway station, Dyer and Butler, the company contracted to work on the station by G.W.R. and Network Rail. Contact was made to Helston Heritage Railway to say that they, Dyer and Butler, would be pleased to donate any materials surplus to requirements which could be of use to Helston Railway. This included sleepers, buffer stop and the original platform copers from St. Erth station. These very useful railway assets were transported from St….