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Don Valley Railway are working in collaboration with the South Yorkshire Woodhead Heritage Railway Group.

Don Valley Railway are working in collaboration with the recently formed South Yorkshire Woodhead Heritage Railway Group. We will continue in our aims to campaign for and deliver the reopening of passenger services on the currently freight-only rail line between Stocksbridge … Continue reading

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Don Valley Railway supporter elected

A couple of supporters of Don Valley Railway’s cause have been elected as Sheffield Councillors.  Julie Grocutt, last year’s Stocksbridge Town Council Mayor, has been elected as local Councillor onto Sheffield City Council, alongside Ruth Mersereau, of the Green Party, who … Continue reading

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Railtour along the Don Valley Rail Line

On 20th July 2019, a trainload of rail enthusiasts got the opportunity to travel to Stocksbridge by train whilst us locals are stuck with using the bus.  Unfortunately for us locals if we wished to join this excursion, the nearest point … Continue reading

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Don Valley Railway’s collaboration with sheffield Hallam University reported by local press

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Motion at Full Sheffield City Council meeting on 2 November 2016 supporting improved transport links to Stocksbridge

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Call for Supertram for Stocksbridge

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DVR’s Review of the Sheffield Chamber’s Business Summit calling for a City Centre HS2 Station and our proposed HS4

Don Valley Railway members attended the Sheffield Chamber’s Business Summit on 18 February which brought together business leaders to call for a City Centre HS2 Station. The below link sets out our review of the event and proposes a HS4 … Continue reading

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Don Valley Railway AGM 18 January 2016

Our AGM is taking place in the upstairs area of the Harlequin on 18 Monday 2016 at 7.30pm. We look forward to seeing you.   Admin Venue address: Harlequin Public House, 108 Nursery Street, Sheffield, S3 8GG  

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Don Valley Railway Drop in meeting 5 November 2015

Dear DVR supporter We are holding our regular meeting on Thursday 5th November at 7pm at the Harlequin. We look forward to seeing you there Kind Regards Chris   DIRECTIONS TO THE HARLEQUIN at http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?hl=en&tab=wl and type Harlequin near Nursery Street … Continue reading

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DVR Meeting Thursday 5 March 2015, 7.30pm

We are holding our monthly Drop In Session on Thursday  5  March 2015 at the Harlequin Pub. We are looking for people who are interested in putting together a Woodhead Exhibition to publicise the route and its history. We are … Continue reading

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