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 DIESEL WEEKEND 

 25th & 26th September 2021 

The Mid Norfolk Railway has announced that the railways diesel weekend is planned to feature a number of firsts for the railway including the first passenger service for D9520, the resumption of using the Thuxton down loop track section that was relaid in 2021, the use of the Mark 3 Greater Anglia coaches and the return of 47580 in passenger service.

 

 Locomotives, Units & Carriages 

(all subject to availability on the day)

  • Class 14, D9520 + Mk1 & Mk2

  • Class 47, 47580 County of Essex (Stratford 47 Group) + Mk3

  • Class 47, D1933 (47596) Aldeburgh Festival + Mk3

  • Class 47, 47367 + Mk1 & Mk2

  • Class 33, 33202 Dennis G. Robinson + Mk1 & Mk2

  • Class 142, 142061 + 2-car set (55711+55757)

 

 Timetable 
 

Final details to be confirmed soon. Journey times approximately 40 minutes one-way.
 

 Fares 


We are pleased to announce that we are running a Breckland Fryer (Fish & Chip Special) (subject to enough demand) on Saturday 25th September at 6:30pm from Dereham, the price for this is £27, which includes the all-day rover fare. Further information here.
 

 

Our rover tickets allow all-day travel for 1 day / 2 days.

Tickets can be bought on the day or online clicking on the option required below:

 

  • Adult - includes 2 children - £18 / £34

  • Family - includes up to 2 adults and 4 children - £36 / £68
     

  • Additional child - aged 5-15 - £6 / £12

  • Additional child - under 5s - Free
     

  • Concessions (Over 60s, Disabled, Students) - £16 / £30

  • Registered Carers - £9 / £18
     

The following can be purchased on the day:

  • Dogs - £2

  • Dereham platform tickets - £3
     

  • Non-Working MNRPT Members - £12 - with a valid membership card

  • Working MNRPT Members - £9 - with a valid HOPS ID