Gala Bonanza!

This bank holiday weekend is an ideal time to visit a heritage railway.  The weather forecast isn’t too positive, so why not sit back under the cover of a carriage and be hauled by a heritage locomotive?  It’s what I shall be doing, of course! I’m planning on visiting the Kent and East Sussex Railway who are…

Bankside Miniature Railway

Steam railways can be found in all shapes and sizes, but this one is unique in the UK, I believe.  Brambridge Garden Centre, Hampshire is home to the UK’s only 8 1/4 inch miniature railway.  Services are hauled by a delightful tank engine named Carolyn that was built in 1924.