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Mid-Norfolk Railway

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Mid-Norfolk Railway
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“wymondham abbey”(31 reviews)
“steam gala”(16 reviews)
The Mid-Norfolk Railway runs Heritage Steam and Diesel train services from the market town of Dereham to Wymondham in Norfolk, just outside Norwich. It is run entirely by volunteers, and operates a number of Special Events throughout the year.
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Station Road, Dereham NR19 1DF, England
+44 1362 851723
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to switch things about this year and instead of attending Scarevilles in Long Melford we went all the way to Dereham for the wonderfully advertised Loco Horror Train. How disappointed we were having paid £30 each, so a total of £120. The start...More

1  Thank Global60794551571
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely day out spent on the train to visit the small town and back again. Easy time sheet to understand. Would recommend.

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can you say!!!!!!!! I did not have a favourite part of scary time on the horror train! People on our carriage were drunk, the cast stayed around specific tables for a long time mainly those who were drunk!!! I took my family on...More

Thank lisabenaissa13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we paid £45 a ticket plus 8% on top of this per person so total came to £180+ for a 75 minute journey on the LOCO horror train. definitely disappointed as i was not scared once and definitely scare easily - we sat at carriage...More

Thank charl163839
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m actually in tears writing this! I spent £140 for my family (myself, husband and 2 teens) to go on the Loco horror train tonight. Such a huge waste of money! Previous reviews have covered the main points. We had 2- 3 ‘actors’ in our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was bought a ticket for this event as a birthday present, in vip carriage. On arrival we had a drink included in ticket price, Eden Mill g&t, very nice. Bought another at the bar before boarding train. A little pricey but lovely Whitley Neil...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Loco Horror Train was a fun night, really enjoyed it, I thought the cast were good and well thought out

2  Thank Cherryberry59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loco Horror Train: I looked over to one of my friends .... and I was convinced he was asleep. I’m scarier without makeup than when the cast on the train had theirs on. We were so disappointed. Wanted to love our experience. I feel sorry...More

1  Thank 118drbird
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An average ride with a few geuinly funny performers who grasped the attractions remit. However far too many performers relied on shock language and intimating paedophilia to guests,this is too an extent acceptable if going for a shock performance however we witnessed several cast members...More

Thank BEC922
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would give it 0 stars if I could. The Loco Horror Train was advertised as being organised by top terror experts from America, so I had very high hopes, especially considering the high price of the ticket. The experience started well with a small...More

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claire a
8 September 2018|
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Response from Jackson M | Reviewed this property |
its fine for all ages
Sally R
26 May 2018|
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Response from charl0ttehh | Reviewed this property |
Hi we had premium tickets last year it was so worth it we could park at the station and we got a lovely mug each as well as a bell, bag hot chocolate and a cookie and also the seats on the train were huge and very comfy 😊
16 April 2018|
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Response from becky a | Reviewed this property |
I'd say 40 mins but a brill experience! Get the premier tickets if you can! Worth them just for tge mug and bag