End of Season Gala Footplate Ride
at The Avon Valley Railway
Enjoy a footplate ride at our Veterans of Steam end of season gala.
Join the footplate crew for a six-mile round trip on the Avon Valley Railway during its End of Season Gala. You can choose between our resident engine WD 132 ‘Sapper’ or visiting engines 0-6-0T LB&SCR A1X Class Terrier ‘32678’ (from the Kent & East Sussex Railway) or 2-4-0WT LSWR Beattie ‘30587’(from the Bodmin & Wenford Railway) .
This is your very special chance to see first-hand the workings of a steam locomotive at work.