Diesel Mince Pie Specials

Blow away those Christmas cobwebs and enjoy a festive journey between Leeming Bar, Bedale and Leyburn in our beautifully decorated Yuletide carriages complete with a complimentary mince pie. Following its return from the North Pole Black Five no. 45407 ‘The Lancashire Fusilier’ will be steaming into Wensleydale on the 27th and 28th of December with an additional diesel-hauled (class 14 no. D9523) mince pie special on the 29th of December. Refreshments and a small selection of alcohol will be available on the train. 




Diesel Mince Pie Specials
Train Diesel Diesel Diesel
Leeming Bar Dep 10:20 12:30 14:30
Bedale Arr 10:27 12:37 14:37
Dep 10:30 12:40 14:40
Finghall Lane Arr 10:47 12:57 14:57
Leyburn Arr 11:04 13:14 15:14
Diesel Mince Pie Specials
Train Diesel Diesel Diesel
Leyburn Dep 11:20 13:30 15:30
Finghall Lane Dep 11:37 13:47 15:47
Bedale Arr 11:54 14:04 16:04
Dep 11:57 14:07 16:07
Leeming Bar Arr 12:04 14:14 16:14

Health & Safety

After a lot of planning refresher training and Covid safe preparation the Wensleydale Railway is ready to give visitors a great day out. The safety of staff and passengers is our number one priority and much detailed work has gone into reopening.

  • The Wensleydale Railway has been awarded We’re Good To Go certification by the visit England tourism body for demonstrating our heritage railway has met the required competence level with Covid preparation and precautions to keep staff and the public safe.
  • All trains and stations on the Wensleydale Railway are sprayed with long life anti-bacteria spray.
  • All ticket and buffet sales areas have screens in place.
  • Trains will be cleaned, wiped regularly throughout the day.
  • For the safety of your fellow passengers and our team, if you are visiting the railway in the coming weeks we kindly request that you wear a mask indoors or when on the train.
  • Hand sanitiser stations are in use at all stations.
  • Wellness Checks - Employees receive daily wellness checks to ensure they are healthy and symptom-free. If you or anyone in your group is experiencing symptoms, we will work directly with you to cancel or reschedule your trip.