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SYFR AWARD – Stars of Hoyland 2019
SYFR AWARD – Stars of Hoyland 2019

In November 2019 Elsecar Heritage Railway nominated South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue’s Tankersley White Watch to receive an award at the Stars of Hoyland 2019 Awards.

For their contribution and support to Elsecar Heritage Railway through the year. On Friday 29th November 2019 Tankersley White Watch Received the award.

"It is great that we work alongside the fire service to deliver the training exercises to enable us to ensure our procedures and policy’s work and also give that experience to our train crews and emergency team in the event a real emergency occurs.”

Operations & Safety Manager - Aaron Luckarift

“Had a lovely time on the Santa train my nephews loved it. The staff make it fun and they are all friendly, and the presents are really nice”

“WHat a jewel right here in Yorkshire went today had a fantastic day and the Steam footplate experience is well worth doing, i got to drive a 040 saddle tank engine built in 1948…

“Great little Railway. Good footplate experience!”

“We had our first ride on the santa special yesterday with our just turned 2 year old. It was magical from start to finish and we had the best time!…”

Mr Smith & Family

Footplate experience

“Amazing experience i love it a lot. Thanks to the team that dreams come true, great! I appreciate their attitude and approach. Truly professional!”

Back On Track For The 2020 Season
2019 Was a busy and successful running season for us but also brought us some red signals where we couldn’t proceed any further or operate...
Aaron Luckarift - Heritage Railway Association Awards 2020
Heritage Railway Association Awards 2020
The Heritage Railway Association hosts an annual award evening every year to celebrate the achievements of volunteers and Heritage Railways throughout the UK
All Aboard!! – 1st March 2020 reopening
All aboard!! Following our planned maintenance we are reopening and offering our passenger services on 1st March 2020, come and join us from 11 am
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