Hi and welcome to the West Parley Miniature Railway website -
Our next Running Days will be:-
2nd, 3rd and 4th May 2015 (Early May Bank Holiday weekend)
23rd, 24th & 25th May 2015 (Spring Bank Holiday weekend)
(All Running days are subject to the weather being kind of course)
Our usual running times are from 11a.m. to 4 p.m.
Further details about Railway running dates will be posted here as soon as they become available so please check back soon
The railway is situated at the back of the Garden Centre at 392 Christchurch Road, West Parley, Ferndown, Dorset BH22 8SW (see map below) about a mile from Bournemouth Airport.
Mr Plowman has recently retired from running the Garden Centre but having said that the business is stll open under the old name and under vigorous new management - click here for a link to the Garden Centre's new website The current fare for a ride is £1.50 per person regardless of age and the journey consists of four slightly different circuits around the field at the back - a total journey trip of approximately a mile which takes about fifteen minutes
The video below shows the first public running day of the 2015 Season