The Way We Were

From: 27th Aug 2022
The Way We Were ESR 2019Mike Jeffries

28th - 30th August 2021

Step back in time as we celebrate rural life surrounding a country station in the 1930's – 1950's.

Don a period costume and join in the atmosphere of yesteryear with our costumed promenaders. Each day the wonderful Dickie Lines will once again be seranading visitors on the station platform.  More attractions to enjoy each day, such as :Punch & Judy, Land Girls At Large, wartime re-enactments (German recruiting office, Victory Stores, military skirmishes), vintage military and civilian vehicles and traditional children's games.  A truly nostalgic experience taking you back to a Great British era.

Trains run at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3.30pm.

A day rover ticket entitles you to unlimited train travel.  Adult £14, Concession £13, Child £12, Family 2+2 £45, Family 1+2 £33. Available on the day but can be booked in advance. 

Step back in time and join us at the Friendly Steam Railway!

We are always looking for new exhibitors. If you would like to take part in this weekend please email the ESR Office for an application form: [email protected] or call 01749 681640. Follow us on Facebook The Way We Were at East Somerset Railway. 

Dates for The Way We Were

27th Aug 2022 Book Tickets
28th Aug 2022 Book Tickets
29th Aug 2022 Book Tickets