Lutterworth Railway Society and Lutterworth Museum are promoting a joint model railway exhibition including classic bus display to celebrate 50 years since the closure of the Great Central Railway route through Lutterworth on 5th May 1969.
The Exhibition will take place in the Lutterworth Sports Centre, Coventry Rd, Lutterworth LE17 4RB on Sat & Sun 4th & 5th May 2019. Opening Times Sat 1030 – 1700 hrs, Sun 1000 – 1600 hrs.
Prices Adult £7, Child £3, Family £12. Free Parking.
Currently booked are 15 layouts, 10 traders and 8 interest groups. Refreshments available both days.
Also Lutterworth Art Group are running an GCR themed art exhibition at the Town Hall and Cotesbach Educational Trust will be showing old railway films at Cotesbach Schoolhouse.
Each of the following hotels and campsites is available for the exhibition weekend at Local Tourism Forum rates.
Greyhound Hotel Lutterworth 01455/553307 Travelogue Hotel Lutterworth 0871/9848484 Shambles Pub Hotel Lutterworth 01455/552620 Ullesthorpe Court Hotel Ullesthorpe 01455/209023 Angel Hotel Market Harborough 01858/462702 Sketchley Grange Hotel. Hinckley. Tel 01455/251133
Stanford Hall caravan park Stanford 01788/860387 For caravans and motorhomes Barford Top Campsite Saddlington 0797/1304536 For Tents,caravans and motorhomes