17 Apr Fish & Chips Special GWSR
Fish & Chips Special GWSR
Throughout 2019 the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway’s famous Special Train, “The Cheltenham Fryer” will be offering a leisurely Fish & Chip Speical GWSR on Friday or Saturday evening through the Cotswold countryside.
Steam specials include a large fish and chip meal served in the modern equivalent of the traditional chip shop newspaper – a heat retentive box. Your meal will be delivered to your reserved seats by our train stewards who will also be pleased to serve you refreshments from the Buffet Car including ales and house wines as well as hot and cold non-alcoholic drinks. All Fish and Chip Specials start at Toddington station and travel southwards to Cheltenham Race Course before returning to Toddington. They do not call at Broadway station.
Evening Fish and Chip Special trains will depart from Toddington Station (satnav GL54 5DT) at 7.00pm returning at about 9.15pm on the following dates:
Saturday 13 April
Saturday 11 May
Saturday 1 June
Saturday 6 July
Saturday 20 July
Saturday 10 August
Saturday 17 August
Saturday 31 August
The trips sell out very quickly – check for availability of seats by clicking on the ‘Book tickets now’ button below.
Price including train travel in your reserved seat and a large portion of fish and chips is £24 for all the above dates. Please note that there are no children’s prices and we don’t recommend young children are invited. There is a £1 postage charge per complete booking. Book now here.
Following sell-out successes every year, we invite you once again to join us for our special midsummer and autumn murder mystery trips. The steam train will leave Toddington Station(satnav GL54 5DT) at 6.30pm and return about 9.30pm. An exciting mystery will be played out around you as you tuck into your fish and chips. Be prepared for the unusual – anything can happen especially when the train is in the tunnel! This evening entertainment is £30.00. There are no children’s prices for this event and we don’t recommend young children are invited. There is a £1 postage charge per complete booking.
On 16th November we invite you to join us for fish and chips at lunchtime. Your seat will be reserved on the steam train departing from Toddington Station (satnav GL54 5DT) at 1.00pm and the fish and chips will served when we reach Winchcombe station at about 1.15pm. The train returns to Toddington from Cheltenham at about 2.45pm. The price including train travel in your reserved seat and of course a large portion of fish and chips is £24.00. There is a £1 postage charge per complete booking. Children under 5 may travel free but will not be allocated a seat nor, of course, any fish and chips.
Seats on all of our fish and chip trains must be booked in advance. The last date for booking is the Wednesday before the train departs. However, please be aware that the trains are often full several weeks before departure. Please note that there are no concessionary rates for these trains.
We allocate all seating in advance on these trains so if you want to be seated with other passengers who have booked separately please let us know by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are unable to book online please telephone the railway at 01242 621405 before sending a cheque so that we may reserve your seats. You may also pay by card on the telephone.
Passengers are asked not to bring their own refreshments onto these special trains. Dogs are not allowed on these trains.