Events at the Battlefield Line

Rails & Ales Festival

24th, 25th and 26th July 2020

Join us for our 11th annual beer festival at Market Bosworth Goods Shed, in conjunction with Hinckley and Bosworth CAMRA.

Come and taste over 60 Real Ales, 20 Ciders, Pimms, Prosecco and Gin. 

An intensive train service will be in operation, with some additional ales served on board. 

Additional train fares apply

There will be a large gathering of full size and miniature road steam locomotives at the Market Bosworth site.

Live Entertainment from:
Dr Busker (Friday & Saturday Evening)
Natalie Nightingale (Saturday Afternoon)
Morris Men (Sunday Lunchtime)

Food and Soft drinks will be available in The Goods Shed at Market Bosworth, Shenton Station and Shackerstone Station.

Bus services will be available from Hinckley Bus Station to Market Bosworth Goods Shed on Friday and Saturday (timetable TBC)

Limited camping for tents or caravans is available on site charged at £12 per person, per night. This includes entry to the festival and MUST be pre booked
(please note that electrical hook ups are NOT available)

To book camping please call us on 07594 219979

Our museum and shop will also be open at Shackerstone Station throughout the weekend, along with Station Glass and Shenton Pottery at the other end of the line. The Battlefield Centre is only a short walk away from our station at Shenton and will be open over the weekend.

Event entry prices:

Friday (Daytime)

Adults / OAP £2
Children FREE
Camra Members £2

Friday (Evening 6pm onwards)

Adults / OAP £6
Children £2
Camra / Battlefield Line Railway Members £2


Adults / OAP £6
Children £2
Camra / Battlefield Line Railway Members £2


Adults / OAP £6
Children £2
Camra / Battlefield Line Railway Members £2

(price of entry to the event is redeemable against train fare)

Event opens at 12pm on Friday and 11am on Saturday and Sunday.

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