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Steam Galas

2 - 4 September 2016 Grand Steam Gala

The NNR's late summer gala is the curtain raiser to similar events around the country. Showcasing a mix of visiting and home locomotives, it's as popular with visiting holidaymakers as it is with enthusiasts.

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Locomotives - all subject to availability

Due to cicumstances outwith the control of the North Norfolk Railway, visiting locomotive 34007 Wadebridge has been withdrawn from this year's line up, home locomotive 45337 has also been withdrawn due to mechanical failure, please see the information provided here for further information. 

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Visiting Locomotives 2015

The North Norfolk Railway is pleased to announce that the following locomotives will be visiting the railway for this event:

SR West Country Class 4-6-2 34007 Wadebridge - visiting with the kind permission of Wadebridge (34007) Ltd and the Mid Hants Railway.

BR 9F 92214 - visiting with the kind permission of the Great Central Railway

LNER B1 Class 4-6-0 61306 Mayflower - taking a break from its mainline tour to visit our gala

Home Locomotives 2015

LNER B12 4-6-0 8572

BR Standard 4MT 76084

LMS Class 5MT (Black 5) 45337

BR 9F 92203 Black Prince


Rolling Stock - all subject to availability

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  • Quad - Art set in operation

  • MK1 stock, both in maroon and plum and custard livery

  • A short goods train, featuring some newly refurbished vehicles

Look out for some unusual formations too!

Evening Fish and Chips Trains

On Friday and Saturday evenings, we will be operating special Fish and Chips services which run non-stop between Sheringham and Holt, with travel included in the day rover tickets.

An onboard bar will open serving a range of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages, including real ale, ciders, tea and cofffee, along with cans of Cola and other soft drinks.

Further Details available when confirmed.


Tickets are now on sale through our online shop, secure a discount through booking in advance!

Please note that only rover tickets will be valid for this event. No half journey or single tickets will be available and no discounts or concessions will be available.

Ticket Type

On the day

Adult Rover 1 Day


Adult Rover 2 Day


Adult Rover 3 Day


Senior Rover 1 Day


Senior Rover 2 Day


Senior Rover 3 Day


Child Rover 1 Day


Child Rover 2 Day


Child Rover 3 Day


Family Rover 1 Day


Family Rover 2 Day


Family Rover 3 Day


Bookings made up to a week before the event will recieve an advance booking discount.

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Children under 5 travel free; paying children are aged 5 to 15 inclusive. Senior Citizen tickets are available to those 60 and over.

Dogs and cycles are charged at £1 each for unlimited travel on that day.

Evening Fish and Chip Specials - Add On Fares

Gala tickets include travel on all trains, including 'evening Fish and Chip trains. The gala ticket price excludes a Fish & Chip voucher, which is available separately, see below:

Fish & Chip Voucher: £10.00- optional extra, this voucher is redeemable for one portion of Fish & Chips on our evening trains.*

For Evening Only Travellers:

Evening Travel only, excluding Fish and Chips: £8.00 - Discounted ticket for travel on evening Fish and Chip services only.

Evening Travel with a Fish & Chip Voucher: £18.00

* Fish & Chips will be served aboard one departure from Sheringham. Fish & Chip vouchers are sold on a first come, first serve basis. We ask only food and drink purchased on the North Norfolk Railway is consumed on our trains.

Lineside Photographic Passes

Lineside Passes are available for photographers throughout the year. Click here for details.

Please note that being on the lineside or any non-public place without a lineside pass is trespassing, which is a prosecutable offence on the railways. Checks are made that people on the lineside hold a valid pass. 


Will be available to purchase for £1 on the day.

How to Book

Tickets will be available to book through the Railway's usual channels soon!


Please note that all train services and attractions are subject to amendment or cancellation without notice. The NNR cannot be held responsible for any inconvenience or disappointment caused.