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Volk's wins Heritage Railway Association 'RAILWAY OF THE YEAR 2024'

WE WON, WE WON!!!!!……….Oh it’s a big win for a special seaside line …Railway of the Year, sponsored by Inspire Structures, is going to the world’s oldest electric railway – The Volks Electric Railway here in Brighton.

Volk’s Railway has won the prestigious Heritage Railway Association ‘RAILWAY OF THE YEAR 2024’ award at the awards dinner this evening 10th February. Very well done to all who worked so hard to make this win possible – a great, and well deserved achievement.

The Railway is now closed for the winter, but will reopen for daily running at Easter - keep an eye open for exact dates on here and our Facebook

The railway is now closed to allow the staff and volunteers to carry out the repairs and maintainence to the track and car fleet. Although there are no public service trains running there will be the occasional engineers train and private charter operating so please take care when crossing the railway at the foot crossings. Please DO NOT walk along the track as the power may sometimes be switched on.