swindonweb®  home    make this my homepage
myswindonweb   LOGIN / REGISTER  
Swindon and Cricklade Railway:
   
 
Wiltshire's only standard-gauge heritage railway offering train rides on weekends, public and school holidays...

Address: Tadpole Lane, Blunsdon, Swindon, SN25 2DA
Phone: 01793 771615
Website: http://www.swindon-crickl...
 
Print Page
Save Event
View Saved Events

Swindon Wartime Weekend

Step back in time to the Second World War at the Swindon & Cricklade Railway - 13 & 14 SEPTEMBER 204
 
Wartime Weekend Swindon
10 & 11 September 2014
An event for all the family featuring a vast array of military vehicles, World War II trade stands, many re-enactors, (an army!), walking history, live battles and wartime food.
 
Plus, of course, steam train rides on the Swindon & Cricklade Railway.
 
See our galleries for pictures from previous years.
Next Date | All Future Dates | All Past Dates
Day Date Time  
RELATED CONTENT
Remembrance Events 2018
Remembrance Events 2018 Where and when in Swindon you can pay tribute this year...
More
Vintage & Real Ale Weekend
Vintage & Real Ale Weekend A chance to get steamed - literally! At Swindon & Cricklade Railway - 13-14 AUGUST
More
Swindon Armed Forces Day
Swindon Armed Forces Day Early details announced for this year's celebration of our nation's armed forces...
More
The Christmas Truce
The Christmas Truce You've probably seen the advert - but Captain Mervyn Richardson from Purton was really there...
More15 November 2014
Armed Forces Day Swindon 2014
Armed Forces Day Swindon 2014 Full FREE day of entertainment in Faringdon Park showing support for the Armed Forces - 28 JUNE
More
Bravery Recognised
Bravery Recognised Proud evening as Swindon soldiers are awarded Operational Service Medals for Afganistan Tour - WATCH VIDEO
More12 March 2014
Restored For Everlasting Remembrance
Restored For Everlasting Remembrance Hundreds gather at Highworth war memorial for Remembrance Sunday - PICTURES
More10 November 2013
Field of Remembrance
Field of Remembrance Lydiard Park hosts the Royal British Legion's tribute to our brave Serviceman & women - 08-17 NOV
More
Remembering The Gateway To Churchillís Secret Army
Remembering The Gateway To Churchillís Secret Army New plaque unveiled at former Highworth Post Office - WATCH VIDEO + SEE PICTURES
More19 August 2013
Radnor Street Remembrance
Radnor Street Remembrance Swindon honours its war graves at much-neglected cemetry - GALLERY + PICS FROM OTHER REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONIES
More11 November 2012
Strictly Poppies
Strictly Poppies Come Dancing stars perform at the opening of Remembrance Field at Lydiard Park - GALLERY
More09 November 2012
Swindon's Lost Soldier
Swindon's Lost Soldier Can you help identify one of Swindon's fallen WW1 heroes?..
More02 November 2011
Swindon Bombing
Swindon Bombing 70 years ago - 20 OCT 1940 - the day the Luftwaffe tragically started targeting Swindon...
More
Swindon's War-Time Weekend
Swindon's War-Time Weekend Visitors step back in time to the austerity years of the Second World War...
More15 September 2010
Churchill's Secret Army - REVEALED
Churchill's Secret Army - REVEALED Open day celebrates 70 years anniversary of the Auxiliary Unit at Coleshill - THIS SATURDAY
More28 June 2010
Remembrance Sunday Service at STEAM
Remembrance Sunday Service at STEAM Remember the fallen this Sunday...
More04 November 2009
A Bridge Too Far
A Bridge Too Far Swindon's connection to Operation Market Garden, the biggest airborne invasion ever mounted - September 1944...
More
Swindon on D-Day
Swindon on D-Day D-Day: Swindon wakes up to the sound of history in the making...
More
Young soldiers return
Young soldiers return 75th repatriation parade takes place in Swindon...
More05 June 2009
The Yanks are Coming!...
The Yanks are Coming!... Beer, Bicycles & Blackouts - Memories of the staff from the US Army's 203rd General Hospital reveal life in Swindon in the run-up to D-Day...
More
Flying high price to pay
Flying high price to pay Restored Swindon-built Spitfire fetches £1.6 million at auction...
More21 April 2009
What a find!
What a find! Swindon artist celebrated on The Antiques Roadshow...
More24 March 2009
Remembrance Sunday 08
Remembrance Sunday 08 People across Swindon gather to pay their respects...
More09 November 2008
Chiseldon Camp
Chiseldon Camp 50 years on since the last soldiers left, we look back at the Swindon army base which helped win two world wars - and welcomed the first American GIs to Britain...
More
The History of Swindon
The History of Swindon A journey back through Swindon's proud history...
More
Life's Real Heroes
Life's Real Heroes 100 YEAR ANNIVERSARY: We pay tribute to Swindon's heroes of the Somme + EVENTS
More
The Swindon Spitfire Story
The Swindon Spitfire Story 75 years since its first flight, how Swindon played its part in building an aircraft legend...
More
Swindon and World War One
Swindon and World War One Lest We Forget 100 Years On: our 4-part chronicle of the role Swindon people played in the Great War #therebutnotthere
More
Mabel Stranks - Swindon's own secret agent
Mabel Stranks - Swindon's own secret agent The Highworth postmistress who played a key role in the fight against Hitler - WATCH VIDEO
More
VE Day in Swindon
VE Day in Swindon The greatest e-VE-r party. How Swindon celebrated the end of WW2 in Europe - 70 YEARS AGO...
More
RELATED LINKS
Swindon & Cricklade Railway - website
RELATED CATEGORIES
  Family Events  
  Talks / Educational  
RELATED BUSINESSES
  Swindon and Cricklade Railway  
myswindonweb
Mackenzies Cafe Bars
Studley Grange Butterfly World and Craft Village
20 At The Kings Swindon
Rein & Shine Swindon
Charles Harding Swindon Estate Agent
The Hair Group, Old Town, Swindon
20 At The Kings Swindon
The Brunel Shopping Centre Swindon