Last updated: 19th October 2017 at 14.48

Welshpool Town Council


A bold new intiative by Welshpool Town Council with the introduction of a new Transport Festival for Welshpool which will take place on Saturday and Sunday 23rd and 25th June 2018. 

The aim is to provide various sites around the area from Welshpool Main Line Station through to Llanfair Caereinion Station on the steam railway.

The events planned include:

Steam Trains on the WLLR with a special service

Air activities

Boats on the canal

Steam vehicles.

Skateboard competition.

Cycles including a cycle race

A running race

Cars, Commercial and other vehicles.


Agricultural plant and machinery

Fairground and other attractions.

Model ride on railway.

Models and more.

There will also be evening activitiess including:

Royal Oak - entertainment

An evening at Crowther Hall Pool Quay

Fish and Chip steam train starting from Welshpool

Fish and Chip on the canal

More is to be announced.

If you think you have something you wish to put forward as a suggestion or as an exhibit please call Rosemary on 01938 553142 Mondays to Fridays (9am to 2.30pm)