Category Archive: Promote

Jun 15

Please Help Fund the Railway

A series of new funding schemes have been launched in order to help raise money towards the rebuilding of the railway. In exchange for joining, subscribers will receive a number of exclusive benefits. Money from these schemes will help us to start phase 1 of the project involving the rebuilding the original platform at Newtown …

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Apr 29

Latest Excavation News from Berkeley Dig

Check out the latest excavation work at Berkeley Station, which has almost completed revealing the foundations of the station building, uncovered the cattle dock & bay platform as well as discovered the pit under the weighbridge. For a monthly update about the dig see the Berkeley Dig page under “Projects, Building & Track“. Alternatively for …

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Oct 26

Help Wanted

In all areas, but especially for our sales & promotion stands. The Vale of Berkeley Railway is a purely volunteer organisation, which depends on the skills and time our volunteers can give to the railway and its projects. Whilst we can always do with extra help in all areas, we’re particularly keen to find more …

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Sep 12

Donated 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 railway project then please let …

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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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