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Family activities

Rainhill Trials Talk

Storytelling - 'The Rainhill Trials'

Learn more about pioneering railway engineer Timothy Hackworth in free, family friendly storytelling sessions at Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon.


Free for all

01 Jun 2016

Family activities

Model Motion and Locomotion Shildon

Shildon Model Railway Club Exhibition

Model railway exhibition with layouts and trade stalls.


Free for all

04 Jun 2016 - 05 Jun 2016

Family activities

Meccano magic at locomotion shildon

Meccano Magic

A huge range of static, mechanised and remote-controlled Meccano models at the North East Meccano Society (NEMS) exhibition.


Free for all

29 May 2016 - 30 May 2016

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster