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Welcome to the official website of Cymdeithas Rheilffordd Eryri, the Welsh Highland Railway Society. The Society exists to give support for the Welsh Highland Railway, including voluntary work for the Railway and financial support for projects on the Railway.
The website caters both for members of the Society and for those with an interest who might wish to join the Society.
In this site you will find information on:
About the Society
The Society is the official supporters'
body for the
project to rebuild, maintain and operate the Welsh Highland Railway, a
narrow gauge line across the mountains of North Wales that closed in
the 1930s. The project is led by the
Ffestiniog Railway. WHRS members are playing a leading part in
the rebuilding and operation of the
New members are always welcome, whether they wish to play an active part in the Society's activities or just support the Railway from a distance. In return for your support there are a number of benefits:
We need the help and support of as many people as possible to realise this dream. If you are interested in joining, please see our membership page.Volunteering
If you are considering volunteering on the railway, please visit our Volunteering page for further information
The Society constitution as registered at Companies House can be downloaded here
Latest update to the site made 17th October 2014; Dinas Volunteer Accommodation Project Potential User Survey added. Please take part - see Changelog