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Nene Valley Railway

Wansford Station Old Great North Road, Peterborough PE8 6LR, England
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Excellent Visit

Having arranged to visit the Nene Valley Railway at the end of our holiday, we were not... read more

Reviewed yesterday
7rachele1986
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Rainham, null, United Kingdom
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Enjoyed a day out at Nene valley railway today always a good day out to enjoy the steam trains ride... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael H
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Spalding, United Kingdom
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Wansford Station Old Great North Road, Peterborough PE8 6LR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having arranged to visit the Nene Valley Railway at the end of our holiday, we were not disappointed. The food and drinks were reasonably priced, gift shop items were varied and the railway itself was excellent. Would recommend people park at Wansford Station and look...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a day out at Nene valley railway today always a good day out to enjoy the steam trains ride between Wansford and Peterborough sit back relax and watch the world go by. You can get off at either ferry meadows or Orton mere on...More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out with the family. Will definitely be coming back during the holidays our gran children can't Waite.

Thank Burgundy45
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended specially arranged visit with 8 other coaches for Tornado steam train day.However as this engine was unable to take part the staff organised at very short notice a very acceptable substitute-thus saving the whole event.This was fully explained in detailed correspondence before the day....More

Thank Chris D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to this and it was awesome. Really cool event. I hope it continues to grow and become more successful.

Thank DangerousPaddy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful job the volunteers do at NVR. A real delight of a day riding the route being pulled by a steam locomotive with all the sights, sounds and smells that come with steam travel. Highly recommend.

Thank CLGCLG
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful day!!! My godson and my niece had the time of their life's! Thank you to my 'compadres' for the visit they gave to me and directly from Portugal thank you to the Nene Valley Railway and all the gentle staff...More

Thank Sandra V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought tickets in February to see the Tornado and paid an extra £6 to do so. Turned up today to find out that it wasn't running !! I get that sometimes these things happen, but the attitude of the staff wasn't good. I had driven...More

2  Thank MalcH
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter had bought a steam rail voucher for my husband for Christmas so we chose the Nene Valley railway as we have been on a lot of others. Unfortunately on our day it was a diesel engine but it didn't matter. It was a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were stuck what to do with a 2 year old and a 6 month granddaughter on a rainy weekend so took them for a ride on a steam train. As a fan of Thomas the Tank Engine, the eldest was particularly delighted (as I...More

1  Thank David G
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Jackson M
27 April 2018|
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Response from dodgecat22 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there sorry not able to answer specific questions re rolling stock but it is always a great day out ! Several travel lodges on A1 fairly close by ! Would recommend event weekend 2nd June ! Hope this helps ! ,,,,
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Jill H
18 September 2017|
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Response from Nene Valley Rai... O | Property representative |
We close at around 4:30 pm... We do sell platform tickets for just viewing at £5 each
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