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GWSR – ‘A Day Out with Thomas’

September 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

With so much to see and do it will make your Day Out With Thomas the ideal all day family activity and, once you have bought your ticket for this event, entrance to all attractions is free!

Ride not only with Thomas but also behind other steam and diesel engines, including Daisy, on the frequent trains between Cheltenham Race Course, Winchcombe and Toddington.  Gates open at 0900 and trains will run every 45 minutes throughout the day with the first train at 0930 from Toddington and 0945 from Cheltenham Racecourse.

Of course the Fat Controller will once again be over seeing proceedings and trying to make sure that Thomas doesn’t get into any mischief!

As well as all the action on the rails, there is plenty more to see and do to make your Day Out With Thomas the perfect all day family activity, including:

– Meet Sir Topham Hatt (better known as the Fat Controller!)

– Live re-enactments with Thomas and the Fat Controller

– Story telling with the Fat Controller

– Fun and Games in the Imagination Station

– Thomas face painting

– A traditional chilren’s entertainer

– A family magic show

– A model railway exhibition

– See the Troublesome Trucks

– Back by popular demand – ride the narrow gauge railway at Toddington

Fares and Timetable

Please note that entry to the site will be by ticket only. There is no free entry. The fares for your Day Out With Thomas are below. Don’t forget this price includes unlimited travel on all our trains and free entry into all the attractions! Tickets will be available to purchase on the day from both Cheltenham Racecourse and Toddington stations.


September 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am
September 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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01242 621405


The Railway Station
Toddington Gloucestershire GL54 5DT United Kingdom + Google Map
01242 621405

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