steam rallies and events

Events in West Midlands

The West Midlands' legacy of manufacturing is represented by its range of museums. There are heritage railways galore, such as the Severn Valley Railway, as well as transport museums and major centres such as the Black Country Museum, the RAF Museum at Cosford and Birmingham's Thinktank science museum.

The Steam Heritage Guide includes contact details, opening times and description of preservation and heritage attractions in the West Midlands area including Shropshire, Staffordshire, West Midlands, Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Warwickshire.

Steam Rallies and Events in September 2019

Thu 19th - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Autumn Steam Gala

Severn Valley Railway
Kidderminster Town Station, Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, .
Tel: 01562 757 900.

Railways

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Heritage Open Days

Aldridge Transport Museum
Shenstone Drive (off Northgate), Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands, .

The museum will be open free of charge during this National event. Note: No free bus service from Walsall for this event.

Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Redditch Model Railway Exhibition

Trinity High School, Grove Street, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 8HB.

Models

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Vintage Weekend

Papplewick Pumping Station
Rigg Lane, Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire, .
Tel: 0115 963 2938.

Stationary Steam

Sat 21st - Sun 22nd Sep 2019: Steam Gala

Rudyard Lake Steam Railway
Rudyard Station, Rudyard Road, Nr Leek, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01538 306 704.

At least six steam engines in use and several diesels. Visiting engines and four trains in service with trains every half an hour from 10.30am-4pm

Miniature Railway

Sat 28th - Sun 29th Sep 2019: Autumn Festival of Steam

Foxfield Steam Railway
Caverswall Road , Blythe Bridge, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01782 259 667.

There will be up to 15 road steam vehicles alongside our home fleet of locomotives. There will also be a diesel locomotive thrown into the line up because.....Well,…

Miniature Steam / Railways / Steam and Vintage Rallies

Sat 28th Sep 2019: Cruckton Ploughing Match

Upper Eyton Farm, Alberbury, Nr Shrewsbury, Shropshire, .

Ploughing Match / Tractors

Sat 28th - Sun 29th Sep 2019: Steam Days

Claymills Victorian Pumping Station
Meadow Lane, Stretton, Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01283 509 929.

10am-5pm

Stationary Steam

Sun 29th Sep 2019: Heritage Open Day

Waterworks Museum – Hereford
Broomy Hill, Hereford, Herefordshire, .
Tel: 01432 361 147.

Step Free-of-charge into a Victorian water pumping station in steam and see many oil, petrol, gas and hot-air engines working. Oldest triple-expansion…

Models / Stationary Engines / Stationary Steam / Wind/Water Mills

Sun 29th Sep 2019: Austin J40 Club Gathering

Transport Museum – Wythall
Chapel Lane, Wythall, Worcestershire, .
Tel: 01564 826 471.

Kids of all ages will love this event, we’re pleased to welcome back the J40 Pedal Car Club for their annual gathering.

Classic Cars

Steam Rallies and Events in October 2019

Thu 3rd - Sat 5th Oct 2019: Autumn Diesel Gala

Severn Valley Railway
Kidderminster Town Station, Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, .
Tel: 01562 757 900.

Railways

Sat 5th - Sun 6th Oct 2019: Anything Goes

Churnet Valley Railway
Kingsley & Froghall Station, Froghall, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01538 750 755.

The home fleet will be operating an intensive service along the Churnet Valley line, including operating some of the shunter diesels that don’t normally…

Railways

Sun 6th Oct 2019: Autumn Vehicle Rally

Foxfield Steam Railway
Caverswall Road , Blythe Bridge, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01782 396 210.

With around 50 classic vehicles of all varieties expected to descend on Foxfield for the day! Everything from classic ambulances to modern lorries will…

Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles / Railways / Steam and Vintage Rallies

Sun 6th Oct 2019: WMPTE 50 & Autumn Running Day

Transport Museum – Wythall
Chapel Lane, Wythall, Worcestershire, .
Tel: 01564 826 471.

A great day for enthusiasts with lots of bus rides.

Buses

Sat 12th - Sun 13th Oct 2019: October Steam Party

Klondyke Mill Preservation Centre, Draycott in the Clay, Staffordshire, DE6 5GZ.
Tel: 01543 491 485.

10am – 4pm Engines in steam, tractors, stationary engines, cars, commercials, etc. Stalls, hot and cold refreshments Free off-road parking

Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles / Miniature Steam / Motorbikes / Stationary Engines / Steam and Vintage Rallies / Tractors

Sat 12th - Sun 13th Oct 2019: Moving the Goods

Chasewater Railway
Chasewater Country Park, Pool Lane, Burntwood, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 01543 452 623.

Railways

Sun 13th Oct 2019: Stirling Engine Rally

Waterworks Museum – Hereford
Broomy Hill, Hereford, Herefordshire, .
Tel: 01432 357 236.

Enigmatic hot-air engines from all over the UK.

Models / Stationary Engines / Stationary Steam / Wind/Water Mills

Sun 13th Oct 2019: Malvern Festival of Transport

Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW.
Tel: 01484 667 776.

Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles / Motorbikes

Thu 17th - Sun 20th Oct 2019: Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition

Warwickshire Event Centre, Fosse Way, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV31 1XN.
Tel: 01926 614 101.

Meridienne Exhibitions will be presenting the 2019 Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition from the 17th to 20th October at the Warwickshire Event Centre. …

Miniature Steam / Models

Sat 19th - Sun 20th Oct 2019: Annual Open Weekend

The Bonded Warehouse, Canal Street, Stourbridge, Worcestershire, DY8 4LU.

The event which runs from 10am until 5pm on both days will attract well over one hundred boats which will be moored along the historic Stourbridge Canal.…

Classic Cars / Inland Waterways / Steam and Vintage Rallies

Sun 20th Oct 2019: Autumn Leaves Running Day

Aldridge Transport Museum
Shenstone Drive (off Northgate), Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands, .

The final running day of the year with, a choice of routes and a choice of buses, plus the museum displays and sales stands.

Buses / Classic Cars / Commercial Vehicles

Mon 21st Oct 2019: 50th Anniversary Weekend

Apedale Valley Light Railway
Apedale Valley Country Park, Loomer Road, Chesterton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, .
Tel: 0845 094 1953.

Half a century ago, a school summer fete set into train events which led to the creation of the Apedale Valley Light Railway. How did this happen? Come…

Railways

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£4.25

August 2018

  • An Amazing Talent – a young artist with a love for old vehicles
  • Returning To Steam At Twyford
  • Converting a Series 1 Land Rover into a 'train'
  • Steam Returns to Astley Green – but only for a weekend
  • On The Case – a pair of American tractors
  • Sussex Silver Steam

£4.25

January 2019

  • A Day Out With The Big Guns
  • Restoring the Steam Tug ‘Noordzee’
  • The Brooklands’ Great War 100
  • Celebrating A Steam Life
  • A Magnificent Survivor – Gladstone Pottery Museum
  • Manx Electric Railway 125 (Part 1)
  • Restoring the Spinners Engine

£4.25

September 2019

  • Sedgemoor Sojourn
  • Resurrected Robey – rebuilding a portable
  • Kings & Co. – one of Scotland's past aggregate hauliers
  • Norfolk's Forncett Industrial Museum
  • Moonraker’s Return – Aveling & Porter roller 11659 is back!
  • Sheffield’s Industrial Heritage – Shepherd Wheel & Abbeydale

£4.50

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