Volunteer Recruitment Open Day

Come and find out how you can volunteer at our railway

Image showing a steam locomotive pulling freight with words Volunteer Recruitment Open Day


Saturday 28 May

Visitor information


11am - 4pm, drop in

Free car parking


Volunteers are essential to the work that we do and we are looking for new recruits to join our dedicated team. Come to our open day and find out how you can get involved.

Meet our volunteers at the bookstall, NTSRA membership stand and Waggonway Tea Room.

Meet friendly, like-minded people
Develop new skills and interests
Gain confidence and a sense of well-being

Activities on the day:

  • Visit our fully accessible workshop with hands-on activities
  • Driver & Guard experience (diesel engin and brake van rides) Must be 18+ years
  • Cab & Guard ride. Under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult
  • Locomotive 401 in light steam with footplate access and talk from fireman