Watched any old movies lately and wished you could relive the golden age of steam? Well now you can - with this Steam Locomotive Driving experience you will take control of a real fully functioning locomotive, for a thrilling ride along Britain's only mainline steam railway in Loughborough, Leicestershire. Take to the footplate and live your dream for a full day of excitement, you'll take an observation trip, enjoy a complimentary lunch and receive guided tours of the locomotive works and signal box. Included in this incredible experience is a free train ticket for one guest and presentation of your participation certificate. This is a super interesting day and one you wont forget in a hurry.
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A warm reception and a hot drink await you in the Loughborough Central refreshment room when you meet your friendly host for the day. After donning company overalls youll be shown a brief training film and during the day, enjoy a tour of the locomotive works and signal box. At lunch time you can choose from a selection of daily specials and the highlight of your day comes when you mount the footplate of your locomotive. You'll take an historic journey on Britains only main line steam railway, professionally instructed and assisted by an experienced member of the crew.