MINIATURE & NARROW GAUGE TRAINS BRITAIN’S GREAT LITTLE RAILWAYS
Britain's Great Little Railways (BGLR) represents the UK’s leading miniature, narrow or minimum gauge steam & diesel railways and their trains from 20" gauge down to 5” gauge. Formed in 1994 it’s a resource for miniature narrow and minimum gauge railway operators and owners and also prospective operators.
Our railways exchange views/ideas and information. We promote the 43 members’ miniature and narrow gauge steam railway trains which represent the best in the UK if not the world. Our miniature trains carry a million passengers every year. There are trains of every size and shape powered by steam, petrol, diesel or batteries. Visiting one will make a great day out for adults or kids.
Find the best UK railway trains so that you can visit a railway train convenient to you here:
Copies of our railways publicity Leaflet and railway map are on the pages on this site and at the railways.
BGLR is a company limited by guarantee and managed by 5 unpaid Directors appointed by the members at the Annual General Meeting held in March each year.
Each year two meetings are held, hosted by a member railway and in different places around the country. These are in March and October to be outside operators main train running seasons.
The next general meeting & AGM will be on Wednesday March 18th at 2015 at the Ferry Meadows Railway, Peterborough, PE25UU
A members e magazine of news and current issues is also produced quarterly. A sample can be seen on the Join us page.
Britain's Great Little Railways Ltd. Registered in England & Wales -
Registered Office: C/O Moors Valley Railway Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset BH24 2ET