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Kent & East Sussex Railway

January 2017 Newsletter

 Real Ale Trains - 2017 dates now available
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With some of the finest micro-brewery real ales, our Real Ale Trains make for an evening to remember. Departing at 7.00pm, your choice of homemade meal is served as the train travels to Bodiam whilst the real ales from the onboard bar are just £3.00 per pint. Naturally we've some great local wines and soft drinks too, whilst the live band provides entertainment for the duration of the Bodiam station stop.

Pre-booked tickets include return train travel, your meal, a souvenir branded pint glass and live entertainment. £29 adults  Read more

Only 11 months to Christmas!
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Our Santa Special trains at Christmas were incredibly popular - in fact they pretty much sold out before the first train departed, so there's no time to lose in preparing for this year!

The carriage having it's roof repaired here is a lovely First Class coach, originaly built in 1933 to carry passengers arriving at Southampton docks on those iconic ocean liners of the time. The plush armchair style seats will no doubt make it a popular addition to the Santa Specials this year. Only a few thousand screws to find, remove & replace Syd!

 A Day Out with Thomas - 11th, 12th, 18th & 19th February

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Thomas the Tank Engine™ is steaming in to Tenterden Town Station in February with the Fat Controller. They'll be spending the whole day at the station, so arrive early to enjoy all the inclusive entertainment with Rusty & Dusty, face painting, magic shows, bouncy castles, soft play, the imagination station and much more.....Read more
 Railway Experience Days
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An adventure that you'll never forget...

Experience what it takes to be a Driver, Fireman and Guard on the K&ESR with our popular range of hands on and behind the scenes activities. Combine the unforgettable smell of hot oil and steam with thrill of taking the driving seat on a steam locomotive as you travel through the picturesque Rother valley.

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Progress on Locomotive 4253
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Excellent progress continues to be made with the restoration of locomotive number 4253. Their Facebook page provides weekly updates of this interesting and fast moving project Facebook rect
2017 Timetable
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Kent & East Sussex Railway

Tenterden Town Station, Station Road, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6HE

www.kesr.org.uk

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Day Out With Thomas ™ Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends ™ Based on The Railway Series by The Reverend W. Awdry. © 2016 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, Thomas & Friends and Day Out With Thomas are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited. © 2016 HIT Entertainment Limited.

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