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£2000 Grant Award to provide fully accessible coach

20th February 2018

The Epping Ongar Railway is set to become a lot more disability-friendly after a successful bid to the Stansted Airport Community Trust to provide a fully accessible coach on its regular heritage services. The Epping Ongar Railway Volunteer Society (EORVS) and Epping Ongar Railway made a joint ...

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Two buses to debut at Epping Ongar Railway's first bus event of the year

31st January 2018

The line-up of buses for Epping Ongar Railway's first bus event of the year - "Everything Has Doors" - on 18th February 2018 includes two buses making their debut public services in preservation. This event will celebrate "One Person Operation" (OPO) buses. All ...

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S160 announced as first visitor for Steam Gala

1st January 2018

We are delighted to announce the first visitor for our steam gala! United States Army Transportation Corps S160 class, number 5197 will be starring at the event from June 8 to 10. The loco will be working trains over our challenging gradients, some of the steepest and longest in ...

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Snow on Show in the Penny Salon

22nd December 2017

Although there will be a roaring fire in the Great Eastern Railway fireplace of The Penny Salon, formally the Ladies Waiting Room at Ongar Station - there's SNOW ON SHOW on the walls ... For the duration of the 5 days operating after Christmas - Mince Pie Specials ...

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