The Golden Valley Light railway

A 2ft (610mm) Narrow Gauge Railway in Derbyshire



2018 Timetable

The Narrow Gauge Railway runs on the following dates during 2018

image:- Running Dates 2018

Every Weekend from Sat 24th March to Sat 3rd November
and Tuesday to Friday, during school holidays and Bank Holiday Monday's

Sat 24th March to Sun 8th april
Sat 26th May - Sun 3th June
Sat 21st July to Sun 2nd September
Sat 27st October to Sat 3rd November

Saturday 3rd November when an evening service will operate for the annual "Fireworks and Bonfire" event.

The Midland Railway - Butterley runs a large number of special events during the year, for more information see the The Midland Railway - Butterley Homepage.

For details of rolling stock the GVLR will be operating during MR-B special events Please see here

Please note that a separate fare is payable on this line
Adults - £2.50; Children (5 years and over) - £1.00

GVLR Timetable
Butterley Park dep 11.50 12.30 1.15 2.00 2.45 3.30 4.15
Newlands Inn arr 12.00 12.40 1.25 2.10 2.55 3.40 4.25
Newlands Inn dep 12.05 12.45 1.30 2.15 3.00 3.45 4.30
Brands Crossing 12.10 12.50 1.35 2.20 3.05 3.50 4.35
Butterley Park arr 12.15 12.55 1.40 2.25 3.10 3.55 4.40

A - Operates every weekend but only if required weekdays
B - Operates Weekends only-when MR-B's C, or special timetables are running

A - Operates only when B or C timetables are running on the Standard Gauge trains.

In addition to operating trains, volunteers are hard at work in the New Running Shed, maintaining and restoring our rolling stock.

If you are passing, why not call in to the Running Shed, and see what activities we are up to.

Also view the restoration of Ashover Coach No4 and progress being made on O&K 7529 an 0-4-0 well tank steam loco

We will be pleased to explain our future plans, for our historic rolling stock.