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Northampton & Lamport Railway

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Northampton & Lamport Railway
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The Northampton & Lamport Railway is a steam and heritage diesel operated tourist railway located in the Northamptonshire countryside just 5 miles from Northampton, within easy reach of the motorway network.
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Pitsford & Brampton Station Pitsford Road | Pitsford Road, Chapel Brampton, Northamptonshire, Northampton NN6 8BA, England
+44 1604 820327
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Reviewed today

I'm sorry to report that we had the most disappointing experience. I could not believe how much we had paid and how lack lustre the experience was. I appreciate it is run by volunteers but when you're charged a 'certain amount of money', you expect...More

Thank Bumbleandbees
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Volunteers are friendly but the whole site is quite run down. Sadly our visit was very underwhelming and not helped by the fact that our 3 year old received a very mediocre present from Father Christmas (a small colouring book, whilst other children received train...More

Thank LynnA890
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Went on a Halloween special train service on a very cold and wet Saturday. The volunteers did a fantastic job of keeping everything going. The pumpkin carvings were outstanding it just a shame the weather was against them. Keep up the good work

Thank John H
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Took my parents for a birthday treat. Arrived and collected tickets. Boarded the train o oh to be yelled at by a lady and told to wait to be seated. Anyway a lovely guy came along took my Name and showed us to our table....More

1  Thank yorkiebag
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Had a groupon voucher would not accept as had no bar code so had to pay again. There where 9 of us and when we checked latter in the day they had charged for 11 of us. Mailed them but got no response about the...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 14 July 2018

It was ok. No steam only deisel, needs a lot more funding. needs to advse customers what stock is running.

1  Thank 977harry
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We took our 4 year old grandson today. We arrived around 11 o'clock and after meeting Marshall we had our first train ride. We then returned to the car for a picnic before going back to meet Sky and our second ride. Finishing off with...More

Thank mazdamamma
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Visited today for the advertised Paw Patrol event. Thought we’d wait till mid afternoon when it would be a bit quieter so arrived just before 3pm when there were still a couple of hours left. Slightly disappointed that the train was a diesel not a...More

Thank Hellcat66
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I don’t really think that it’s fair to give this place one star. At the end of the day it’s run by a charity, their prices are quite reasonable and they have some enormous financial goals to hit in order to achieve what they want...More

2  Thank Wartznall
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We went there to see Santa and have a steam train ride; The carriages were extremely smelly and the overall diesel train trip was not more than half a mile each way ( needless to say that it was advertised as a steam train experience)...More

1  Thank 467marekm
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Sandie A
22 June 2018|
Response from nlrcio |
I am sorry but we only open on Sundays and Bank Holidays. Thanks you for your interest. Brian
Gareth R
28 August 2017|
Response from 467marekm | Reviewed this property |
No longer than 5 mins from end to end
19 August 2016|
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Response from grana1963 | Reviewed this property |
Hi think it is only open Sunday 11am-4pm they have a website thank you