05 September 2017
Ex Penrhyn Quarry mainline class Hunslet Blanche has been absent from operations since May 2016 when she was dismantled for the obligatory 10 year boiler inspection and retube. With help at Young Volunteers Week at the beginning of August, Blanche is beginning to look like a loco again.
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Be sure to watch us on the first of the 12-part series 'Steam Train Britain' tonight at 8pm on Yesterday channel (Freeview 25 / Sky 155) pic.twitter.com/DMoz7RH29E— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 17, 2019
Our gorgeous slate cottage Coed y Bleiddiau sits in the heart of #Snowdonia National Park, alongside the wonderful @festrail Book a stay and travel by steam train before the November timetable changes!
Times at other stations are -— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 11, 2019
16:20 Rhyd Ddu
No other trains are affected - however, please be aware that the 14:20 train from Caernarfon will now pass the retimed service at Beddgelert, not Rhyd Ddu.
WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY -— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 11, 2019
AMENDED SERVICE ON
Saturday 12th October...
Due to an additional charter service, the 14:15 departure from Porthmadog has been retimed to leave Harbour Station at 14:50 - arriving in Caernarfon at 17:20. pic.twitter.com/3n9wkrSTuB
F&WHR SANTA LEAFLETS - Now available to download.— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 10, 2019
We have two Santa Train options for you and your family to enjoy this December - which will you choose..?
a) Porthmadog to Beddgelert return - https://t.co/NwRcAayCK1
b) Caernarfon to Rhyd Ddu return - https://t.co/43yfKImNdb pic.twitter.com/jaiMovYVn4
COMPETITION!... Stay in Portmeirion Village and enjoy First Class journeys on the world famous Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways. Answer a simple question for a chance to explore Snowdonia National Park and the Vale of Ffestiniog by steam train - https://t.co/hGvXFcHAFI pic.twitter.com/uwtRjki6Ia— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 9, 2019
WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY -— Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways (@festrail) October 9, 2019
WITCHES AND WARLOCKS
Well, not just Waunfawr, but that's where the popular WHR Halloween Trains will be heading again this year.
All are welcome - no matter where you live[d] ...
See the event page for more details:https://t.co/H6AnpzME6u pic.twitter.com/fDpHOCWMiN