Events

 The Events listed below that are not Public Events are for Members and Guests only. However, if you are interested in what we do and are considering becoming a member, you are very welcome to join us. Please contact the Social Secretary via the Contacts page so that we can arrange your visit. 

  • Thu 26th Jul 2018 2:00:pm
    “Summer Holiday” Special – This is an opportunity for you to enjoy a mid-week train ride.

  • Sun 29th Jul 2018 2:00:pm
    SDJR Loco Running Day – All locos that have links with the Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway will have preference on the track today.

  • Thu 2nd Aug 2018 2:00:pm
    “Summer Holiday” Special – This is an opportunity for you to enjoy a mid-week train ride.

  • Thu 9th Aug 2018 2:00:pm
    “Summer Holiday” Special – This is an opportunity for you to enjoy a mid-week train ride.

  • Thu 9th Aug 2018 6:00:pm
    Loco Running and Fish & Chip Supper – This is another opportunity for you to bring your loco for an evening run and enjoy a fish & chip supper.

  • Sun 12th Aug 2018 2:00:pm
    3 1/2″ Gauge Loco Running Day – 3 1/2" Gauge Locomotives will have priority on the track over 5" Gauge and Diesel outlined locomotives. However, if any member has a loco of any description you will have the opportunity to run and be very welcome.

  • Thu 16th Aug 2018 2:00:pm
    “Summer Holiday” Special – This is an opportunity for you to enjoy a midweek train ride.

  • Thu 30th Aug 2018 2:00:pm
    “Summer Holiday” Special – This is an opportunity for you to enjoy a midweek train ride

  • Sat 8th Sep 2018 10:00:am
    The Percy Napper Trophy – This is the Society's steam locomotive efficiency competition. If any member would like to compete then please inform one of the committee. All members help will be much appreciated and spectators are very welcome.

  • Mon 17th Sep 2018 10:00:am
    Live Steamers Visit – The live steamers will visit the track and run their locomotives. Although this is a private running day, members help will be much appreciated and spectators are very welcome.

  • Tue 18th Sep 2018 10:00:am
    Live Steamers Visit – The live steamers will visit the track and run their locomotives. Although this is a private running day, members help will be much appreciated and spectators are very welcome.

  • Thu 11th Oct 2018 7:00:pm
    Chairman’s Evening – Our chairman will entertain us for the evening. The format of the evening is yet to be decided. This event has been postponed until next year.

  • Wed 31st Oct 2018 4:00:pm
    “Halloween” SpecialAll aboard the Halloween Special. Come for a train ride...……….if you dare!!!!!