13 December—21 December 2014

Xmas Steam Up

EVENT Come and find out how to drive a railway engine and the steam crane, and take away a certificate to prove it!

This crane and train driving experience provides the perfect antidote to festive shopping, or as an early Christmas present. For just £25 you will be able to:

  • Drive the steam locomotive, Portbury AND
  • Operate the Fairbairn Steam crane – the oldest surviving exhibit of its type in Britain.

Friends and family will be able to watch from the comfort of our warm brake van. The participant will receive a mince pie and mulled wine to enjoy after the experience.

Running on the following dates between 10:30am-4pm (last session at 3.30pm)

Saturday 13 December – full
Sunday 14 December – full
Saturday 20 December – full
Sunday 21 December – full

Over 18s only. One participant at a time.



Additional information

Over 18s only.