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Great Days Out

Page last updated:
11-Jan-2018

Calendar of Events

2018
  M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T
Jan 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 22 25 26 27 28 29 30 31            
Feb       1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28            
Mar       1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31      
Apr             1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30  
May   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31          
Jun         1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30      
Jul             1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Aug     1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31        
Sep           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30    
Oct 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31            
Nov       1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30        
Dec           1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31  

Our 2018 Programme Leaflet, detailing all events and running days, is now available to download - (8.4Mb .pdf file).

Key to Calendar
1 Railway Centre Closed
2 Exhibition Only Day
3 Steam Days
4 Heritage Diesel Day
5 Special Event
6 Themed Day
7 Day Out With Thomas
8 Thomas and Father Christmas

For more information, click on your chosen date on the Calendar. Alternatively, click on a month on the left hand side of the Calendar to see our 2018 month by month event guide.

Visitors are admitted from 10:30, with the last admission time at 3:30pm. There is no late entry discount.

You can also download a printer-friendly version of this calendar (3.6Mb .pdf file)

Coach and group visits are welcome on any day of the year (except at Christmas) but arrangements must be made in advance for visits when Didcot Railway Centre is not otherwise open, and is advisable on other occasions.

 

Themed Days and Special Events - 2018

Rails on the Western Front May 26-28
Fathers' Day June 17
Opening of The Signalling Centre June 23-24
Teddy Bears' Picnic July 8
Star Tugs Weekend July 14-15
Delivering the Goods September 22-23

 

 

 

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