Category Archives: Shackerstone Festival

Battlefield Line upcoming events

The nearby Battlefield Line steam railway has a busy programme on offer this summer and autumn.

Shackerstone Family Festival Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th September

Craft Fair Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th September. Stalls selling a range of crafts along with demonstrations of craft skill. Refreshments available.

Autumn Steam Gala Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd October Intensive steam hauled services. Sales stands, evening photo event. All day breakfast and real ale on the trains.

Late June news


Bosworth Marina is offering a “Stay for 3 nights, pay for 2” deal during the Shackerstone Festival on 5th and 6th September.  Boaters will be able to catch the steam train from Bosworth Station, just 5 minutes walk from the marina. Train timetable should be available on the Shackerstone Festival website in the future. If you or your friends or family want to take advantage of our 3 nights for 2 offer contact Jane on 01455 291111.
Other news
The barbecue is now on site and nearly ready to go!  Now we need some nice sunny weather so that we can really enjoy it.

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