The Midland Railway – Butterley will be running a very special event from 27th May to 4th June. The Butterley Brick Event features the Bricks Britannia collection of amazing models built by Bright Bricks including an 8 metre long model of Flying Scotsman hauling Pullman coaches that has been built with over 100,000 Lego bricks. The models will be on show in various locations around the railway and there will be a “Find Billy Brick at the Midland Railway – Butterley” competition.
There will also be brick workshops and a specially designed limited edition kit will be available as part of the workshops.
The museum with its revised display, Demonstration Signal Box, Victorian Railwayman’s Church, West Shed Experience, Country Park and Model Railways will be open and the narrow gauge Golden Valley Light Railway will be running.
Trains will be steam hauled at weekends with the heritage Diesel Multiple Units in use on weekdays.
Alan Calladine the Midland Railway Trust Development Officer said, “This will be an exciting event with all our usual attractions and the stunning Bricks Britannia display. These models will be on display around the railway for visitors to see. With all the other activities at the Midland Railway – Butterley this week will be a great time to visit. ”
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