The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways are a major tourist attraction in North Wales set in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. We are currently recruiting for a Finance & Payroll Assistant to join our team, based in Porthmadog.…Continue reading
Saturday the 10th of November will see FfWHR locomotive Lilla in steam for the last time prior to overhaul.
Arriving at the FR in 1993 the loco was in a tired but operable state. Although the loco is not used …Continue reading
The Ffestiniog Railway Bristol Group are holding a sale of second hand, mainly railway, books that have been donated to them on Saturday 1st December 2018 from 10am to 1pm at Frome Cricket Club, Rodden Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 …Continue reading
In common with many other organisations, the Ffestiniog Railway Company has been anxious to learn more about the contribution that its employees made to the 1914-1918 War. Consequently, members of the Ffestiniog Railway Heritage Group undertook to discover the names …Continue reading
The weekend of 22/23 September saw a group of doctors from the Railway’s Medical Services Team undertake a Slate Shunt experience in Minffordd Yard, under the watchful eyes and direction of the Lilla Group.
Blessed with (reasonably) good weather and …Continue reading
Gerallt Pennant was at Boston Lodge this morning filming a piece on the HLF trainees for Heno. It will be shown on S4C next Tuesday evening. He interviewed Tony Williams and Iwan Edwards in the Carriage Works.
As you probably …Continue reading
Martin’s family will be pleased to welcome friends to attend Bangor Crematorium at 10am on Monday 24th September.
However, there will also be a service to celebrate his life, the same day at 2pm Capel Fron, which is the chapel …Continue reading
As many of you will probably already know, Martin Neeves passed away on Monday September 10th at Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor, aged 61. He has been battling with cancer for some months. Surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy all proved ultimately to be …Continue reading