Meet Thomas and The Fat Controller and enjoy unlimited train rides all day on a real steam train pulled by Thomas and one of his Friends.Enjoy rides all day and as often as you wish. Thomas the Tank Engine is running on his Branch Line and his friends are running on the Main Line. During the day, colourful ‘Professor Crump’ will be clowning around the Centre and ‘Twistina and Twistopher’ will be balloon modelling. Thomas story readings will be held hourly from 11am in the Imagination Station. Don't forget to collect your souvenir ‘Day Out With Thomas’ Certificate signed by The Fat Controller. A wide range of souvenirs is available in the ‘Thomas’ shop. There is a Refreshment Room serving lunches, snacks and drinks and also a picnic area where you can sit and watch the trains go by. Whilst at Didcot, remember to take a walk round the Engine Shed.
Programme for the day 10:30 - Steve’s Magic Show in the Marquee 11.15 - Diesel helps get the coal – In front of the Refreshment Rooms 12.00 - Meet Rusty & Dusty, The Fat Controller’s mischievous sidekicks, in the Picnic Area 12:30 - Steve’s Magic Show in the Marquee 13:00 - Rusty & Dusty’s train dilemma 14.00 - Steve’s Magic Show in the Marquee 14.30 - Diesel helps get the coal – In front of the Refreshment Rooms 15.30 - Meet Rusty & Dusty, The Fat Controller’s mischievous sidekicks, in the Picnic Area
Last admission 3.30 pm. Please note there is an unavoidable flight of steps to the entrance.
VenueDidcot Railway Centre
AddressDidcot, Didcot, Oxfordshire,
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