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Great Central Railway

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Great Central Road, Loughborough LE11 1RW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Friday we travelled to Loughborough to go on the train for the murder evening. It was such fun. The evening starts on the station and then you travel on the train whilst eating your dinner. The station itself is quaint and some of the people...More

Thank annlE1805EE
Reviewed 5 days ago

A day out to remember! i absolutely love this railway as i have been going there for years now. i have also done a steam locomotive driving experience which i will never forget!! everything about this railway i love!!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and myself were on a murder mystery evening at this station, we have previously attended a dining evening on the train and it was fantastic. So I decided to give my wife a Murder Mystery Dining experience at the same station for a...More

Thank X1794JYjamesc
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the Great Central Railway for a Murder Mystery evening. We were really impressed with the station, we loved the style and the train looked fantastic, especially when the dining car was all lit up. The actors were brilliant, such good fun they set...More

Thank hedmonster
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent evening... story and scenario set on the platform. (Excellent " 40's " platform.) Huge/amazing steam train turned up, we boarded into the first class dining coach. The actors mingled amongst us and we questioned them to try and solve the murder mystery. Extremely good...More

Thank bonsai244
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic day from start to finish. Staff were fantastic, the whole train experience was spectacular and the afternoon tea was lovely. Recommend to all

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in to the Loughborough station as I saw the board outside saying "Trains Running" the whole experience takes you back to a by-gone era. What is nice is the friendliness the staff give to the customers, The waiting rooms with roaring coal fires, the...More

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was plenty to do plenty to eat fair ground for the kids we go every year people should go . For all young and old people in wheel chairs they had so much fun

Thank LeicesterBeverley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a really lovely evening dinner on the Charnwood Forester last Saturday evening. The food was delicious and the restored carriage was amazing! The serving staff were so very friendly and attentive and the pricing for drinks very reasonable. We thoroughly enjoyed the few...More

Thank Smoddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a wedding reception and it was simply stunning. The food was exquisite and the staff on the day were superb - drivers, waiting and catering staff. The food was prepared on board and was fresh and tasty. All diets and allergies were catered...More

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11 October 2018|
Response from DaveHalesowen | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry wouldn't have "a clue" Advise contacting GCR directly as they have always been very helpful and supportive with me. Dd
22 June 2018|
Response from NarrowboatDesiree | Reviewed this property |
The stations have different themes and there is a garden railway at Rothley, apart from the terminus at Leicester which is a little bland they are all worth breaking the trip, especially as that will give your son the chance... More