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Travel to Excursions 2020 show by heritage bus with VIP show access

4th December 2019

Now in its 45th year, ExcursionsTM is firmly established as the premier national group travel trade show where over 1,200 group organisers, coach and tour operators meet face to face with over 300 attractions, destination partners and fellow tour operators from across the UK to discover, discuss ...

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Free Service for Ongar Christmas Lights

28th November 2019

The Epping Ongar Railway is pleased to offer a free shuttle service for local residents planning to visit the Ongar Christmas Lights switch on this Friday, 29th November. The free shuttle service will depart from North Weald at 17.30 and 18.20, returning from Ongar at 18.45 and 19.20. ...

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Railway Ramblers hit the trail at Epping

10th September 2019

The Epping Ongar Railway has introduced a new ticket, the Railway Rambler, to encourage people to take a single journey by heritage bus and train to Ongar and return by walking a 7½ mile section of the scenic Essex Way. On Saturday, Alison Stewart-Paterson and her family from Balham ...

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Visitors vote for their favourite

10th September 2019

The Penny Salon exhibition from July 19 – September 1 - "Into the Morning" - was the third in presenter Geoff Silcock’s trilogy showcasing his ‘best of’ from 55 years of railway photography. As with the first in the series last year, we invited visitors to ...

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Spectacular Line-Up of Heritage Buses This Weekend

3rd September 2019

This Sunday, 8 September, the Epping Ongar Railway is celebrating two of London’s iconic bus types, the RT double decker which saw service from 1947 until 1979 and the RF single decker which first entered service in 1951 with the last examples withdrawn a week before the RT types in ...

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Visiting Hunslet Austerity to work steam services 30 August - 1 September

28th August 2019

Steam hauled services over the weekend of 30 August to 1 September will be operated by visiting Hunslet Austerity locomotive, 3890 . This was the last standard steam locomotive to be built for the UK (prior to recent new build steam locomotives) and was the 484th locomotive of the type ...

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