Category Archive: Promote

Oct 02

Next Shed Event – Thursday October 26th


The Night the Bridge Came Down As the Severn Bridge was destroyed by fire 57 years ago this month, Paul Barnett takes us through the momentous events of that night in 1960. Not to be missed!! During the evening we usually break for tea and biscuits, where a donation is appreciated and a raffle is …

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Sep 12

Items Wanted


The Vale of Berkeley Railway often attends shows and galas in various parts of the country to help promote the project and raise much needed funds through the sales of old railway items, model railways and railway related books. If you have any items you wish to donate to the project then please let us …

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Jul 20

Signal Box Appeal


The Vale of Berkeley Railway is urgently trying to raise money in order to secure the purchase of two redundant Midland Railway Signal Boxes from Network Rail along with associated signalling equipment. The boxes we’re interested in are ideal for Oldminster Junction and Berkeley Station. Time is of the essence as these boxes will unfortunately …

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Jul 19

Help wanted for Events


The Events team at the Vale of Berkeley Railway are very busy organising and attending numerous events, ranging from talks and presentations at the engine shed to attending local events to promote the railway, but could do with sme extra people to help. If you can spare the odd day or so to help man …

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