Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th August
Pack your sunglasses, bucket and spade and join Thomas on the Nene Valley Railway’s Riviera for Thomas’ Summer Holiday! Enjoy a summer holiday without leaving Peterborough. You can ride behind the star of the show Thomas, who will be pulling his very own special Holiday train through his own channel tunnel.
But there is also so much more included in your ticket, with activities and Thomas’ other friends up and down the line from Wansford to Peterborough. Simply travel behind one of Thomas' friends to get off at other stations for more fun. Come rain or shine, you’re bound to have a great day out. Join us from 9.30-4.00 each day.
Thomas is the star of the show, but there are also lots of FREE activities for passengers with tickets:
Thomas will be pulling his holiday train, through his own Channel Tunnel to Yarwell Station, stop off here for a picnic in the station gardens
One of Thomas’ friends will be pulling trains from all our stations. Your rover tickets allow unlimited train rides. Just hop on and hop off.
Lots of family fun at Wansford, Bouncy Castle and roundabout, stalls and games
Thomas will be pulling all our timetabled services from Wansford to Yarwell only, and then providing brake van rides on a short ride from Wansford
Stop off at Overton, for Ice creams our tea room, Bouncy Castle and Miniature railway, also explore that station yard with many railway items to see.
Meet the Wansford Controller
Enjoy our scenic picnic areas at Wansford, Yarwell or Ferry Meadows
Free parking at Wansford, Orton Mere and Peterborough
Toilet facilities at Wansford, and on most trains
All our stations are easily reached.