Exploring War on the Line at the Watercress Line

Exploring War on the Line at the Watercress Line

You may recall my recent preview post explaining what we’d be doing on Father’s Day this year.  After the getting drenched on Saturday, we were keeping everything crossed that the weather would be better on Sunday so we could fully enjoy a day exploring War on the Line at the Watercress Line. The Hampshire heritage…Continue reading Exploring War on the Line at the Watercress Line

War on the Line with the Watercress Line

War on the Line with the Watercress Line – AD preview post

We’re going to be doing something a little different this year for Father’s Day as we’ve been invited to spend the day enjoying War on the Line with the Watercress Line.  I know the heritage railway line well from my own childhood, and it’s somewhere we’ve visited a few times over the years with our…Continue reading War on the Line with the Watercress Line – AD preview post

Top Steam Train Adventures across the UK

Top Steam Train Adventures across the UK

My nine-year old son has been mad about steam trains for as long as long as I can remember.  With him having a December birthday we spent a number of years celebrating his birthday with a trip to see Father Christmas on a heritage railway line.  Holidays have often involved steam train excursions too, so…Continue reading Top Steam Train Adventures across the UK

Visiting STEAM in Swindon

Visiting STEAM in Swindon – five years on

Little did I know in 2013 that my son would still be obsessed with steam railways and locomotives all these years later.  Towards the end of last year we decided to revisit somewhere we’d first explored when my son was just over three years old.  He couldn’t really remember our first trip, so it was…Continue reading Visiting STEAM in Swindon – five years on

Making memories on the Bluebell Railway

Making memories on the Bluebell Railway

As you all know my son has a December birthday and is mad about steam trains.  Since his second birthday we’ve always celebrated the date with a trip on a train, be it a Days out with Thomas or a Santa Special event.  He’s always loved it and we’ve travelled far and wide each year…Continue reading Making memories on the Bluebell Railway

Steam Train adventures on the Severn Valley Railway

Steam Train adventures on the Severn Valley Railway

We love our heritage railway adventures here, since my son was two years old his birthday day out has always features a steam train somewhere across the country.  He’s nearly nine now and his love is growing for these majestic machines.  But I’ve realised I don’t often actually share those adventures on the blog.  At…Continue reading Steam Train adventures on the Severn Valley Railway