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Day out with Thomas at the Watercress Line

6 Aug 2022 - 14 Aug 2022

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Address: The Watercress Line Ropley Station Ropley Dean SO24 0BL
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Peep, peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at The Watercress Line. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet some of your favourite characters and join Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty & Dusty for a trainload of excitement!

Brand New for 2022

• Three Rusty & Dusty outdoor entertainment shows with Sir Topham Hatt and Diesel, Percy & Toad

• Imagination Station play zone with Thomas & Friends activities

• Meet and greet with Sir Topham Hatt, Rusty & Dusty

• Travel on our big trains from Ropley to Alton

• Experience unlimited rides on the delightful miniature railway

• Enjoy the children’s vintage fairground rides

• Collect a Passport to Adventure, a sticker activity sheet & a colouring pencil set

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The event will be centred at Ropley station.

Ropley: There will be FREE car parking in the field. Sat nav: SO24 0BL. Disabled drop-off at Ropley station available and parking in the field.

Alton: Pay & display car park, operated by South Western Railway. Please be advised spaces may be limited.

The Watercress Line do NOT recommend parking at Alresford or Medstead as you will not be able to get onto any trains from these stations.

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Children: Under 2 years: Free; 2-16 years: Advanced Booking: £15

Adults (17 years plus) Advanced Booking: £21

Family: 2 adults and 2 children. Advanced Booking £65

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Activities will run from 9.30am – 4.30pm
Trains will run from from 10am -4.45pm

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When booking your tickets you will be asked to select a time for your ride behind Thomas the Tank Engine.

Your ticket allows you access for the whole day (9.30am to 4.30pm) but you must be ready to board your Thomas train ride at Ropley station at your booked time slot (written on your eticket).