All aboard for the Railway Folk as they take over the Isle of Wight Steam Railway this week.
Featuring lovable characters including Jenny, Tamp, Ratchet, Burt, Max, Penny, Dusty, Nipper, Mrs Cumberpatch, Old George, Mr Beeching, SmokeBox the Station and Basil the Station Mouse, this host of captivating characters and imaginative street theatre will appeal to everyone aged from 2 to 102 years! Start the day with a meet and greet, enjoy a fun circus skills workshop followed by a hilarious show. Haven Falconry will be showcasing their birds of prey and there will general merriment all round.
The Railway Folk are now the feature of a new book ‘An Eventful Day at Havenstreet’. Aimed at children aged from 4 years to 11 years, the book has been written by the Railway’s general manager Peter Vail and illustrated by well-known Island artist Alan Rowe. Purchase a copy and get it signed by the author himself.
The Railway Folk will be at Havenstreet on the 31st July & 1st August. For more information, visit The Isle of Wight Steam Railway website.