Join us and explore military through the decades with a range of activities to enjoy.
Climb aboard the Steam hauled trains at Statfold Junction and be transported back in time to the Frontline. See replica STUG III assault guns and other military vehicles. See battle skirmishes between Allied and Axis troops Live wartime music throughout the day with Peter Wayre & Madeline Brown Licensed bar & catering throughout the day Trade stands selling a wide range of items Dress up in your period 1940’s clothes if you wish FREE Steam Trains will be running all day Tram rides Drive a Steam train for £5.00 Don’t forget visit Statfolds wonderful museum and gift shop FOR LIVING HISTORY DISPLAYS, RE-ENACTORS AND TRADERS PLEASE CONTACT IAN KIRKHAM ON 07884 973499
Come and join us at New Forest Cider, Burley for our annual Craft Cider making Weekend Saturday 13th October 11.00am – 4.30pm & Sunday 14th October 11.00am – 4.30pm. Learn how cider has been made for centuries along with more up to date methods. We also have plenty of rural crafts being demonstrated over the weekend, from blacksmith to hurdle maker to homemade fudge, there is something for everyone. Music will once gain be provided by the always entertaining Skimmity Hitchers, singing their own brand of scrumpy songs!
Sunday 24 February 2019 10.00am – 2.00pm approximately Static event open to commercial vehicles of all sizes and types, including public service vehicles. In and around Lower Station Road, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4PZ For details contact Mary 01747 823365 firstname.lastname@example.org “http://www.thectp.org.uk”
The Enthusiasts day is an opportunity for all keen Narrow Gauge Railway Photographers and Railway minded people to take a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the Statfold Barn Railway and the way it works. Various Statfold engines providing a regular train service from the main Station, Statfold Junction through to Oaktree Halt , around the loop and back through Oaktree to the Junction. The passenger can alight at Oaktree to visit the Narrow gauge Trust Museum to ‘take in’ not only the Static displays of locomotives but view the Round House , where the days non-working loco’s are on view, but also to see various Railway artefacts. The visitor can see and ride on the renovated Burton and Ashby Tram which runs from its own dedicated Tram Shed down to Oaktree and back. There are displays of model railways in various gauges which show the expertise of the railway modeller. Altogether, a great day out for the Enthusiast. CHILDREN OF ALL AGES ARE WELCOME!
Mill in Steam with Spring theme at this attractive site by two canals
Sunday 07 April 2019 Open to commercial vehicles of all sizes and types, including public service vehicles. The Run will start at Warminster Central Car Park, BA12 9BY Assemble 9.30am for move off 10.30am Ends with a static display in the early afternoon at Crockerton Shopping Centre, just outside Warminster. There are no official stops, a day to enjoy yourself driving your pride and joy. Wiltshire White Horse Route, approximately 65 miles. Entry Form – contact Mary 01747 823365 email@example.com or download from website “http://www.thectp.org.uk”
The Cumbria Easter Rally is returning on 20 and 21 April 2019.
Whether you are looking for something in particular, or just like to browse through interesting antiques, furniture, books, pictures, militaria, jewellery, etc, this Antiques and Vintage Fair has something to offer. With items ranging from 50p to £5,000 we cater for everyone from the serious collector to the impulse buyer. Why not relax with a drink and a bite to eat whilst considering your next purchase? Refreshments available from Sauls of Spratton. Free car parking and free programme. The weekend also gives an opportunity to see the spring bulbs out in the gardens and explore the house. The Hall and Gardens will be open both days between 1pm and 4pm, last admission at 3.15pm (under separate admission). Please note that individual stall holders may take credit/debit cards but not all are able to. The nearest cash machine is in Brixworth village. Disabled parking and toilets are available. Please note that although the event is held mostly on one level, there are a few steps in places and some gravel paths/cobbled areas in the stables. There are also gravelled paths in the gardens. Dogs are welcome on leads.
Art, Craft & Design Fair Sunday 5th May and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 Open 10am – 4pm each day A fantastic opportunity to pick up some unique handcrafted products and design tips. Held in the former stable block of Lamport Hall with over 70 stalls showcasing handmade wares from regional artists, craft workers and designers including artwork, decorative glassware, jams, chutneys and fudge, home ware and other crafts. Browse a variety of beautiful products, perfect for that unique gift or a treat for yourself. In addition, enjoy artists at work and discover traditional rural crafts such as willow weaving and pole lathe turning. Why not relax with a drink and a bite to eat? Refreshments available from Sauls of Spratton. Disabled parking and toilets are available. Please note that although the event is held mostly on one level, there are a few steps in places and some gravel paths/cobbled areas in the stables. There are also gravelled paths in the gardens. Please note credit/debit cards cannot be used at the entrance ticket wagon or house/garden entry. Individual stall holders may take cards but not all are able to. The nearest cash machine is in Brixworth village. Dogs are […]
Statfold Barn Railway – Giant Miniature Weekend – May 11th/12th 2019 The award winning Statfold Barn Railway proudly presents its “Giant Miniature Weekend”, featuring 100 or more miniature traction engines and steam lorries in steam! Joining us from across the country will be a wide variety of steam engines in 2″ – 9″ scale as well as many related displays. The impressive narrow gauge railway will have at least 6 of its immaculate engines in steam and hauling passenger trains from Statfold Junction station. After your round trip through the fields you can leave the train at Oak Tree Halt to visit the GMW show and the amazing Roundhouse Museum. Statfold is a usually private steam railway and this is the largest steam gathering of the year, where the whole family can come along and enjoy this lovely venue. This event has grown to become one of the largest gatherings of miniature road steam in the country and we are proud to play host to such a wide variety of engines and exhibits! As well as the narrow gauge steam trains and many, many miniature steamers there will be some full size traction engines (including film-star Showmans engine “The Iron […]