North-Norfolk Railway 1940s Weekend
TO BE HELD FROM,
SATURDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER TO SUNDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER, 2016.
Enjoy the 1940s weekend on the North Norfolk Railway. Over the years this event has attracted more and more visitors and more and more exhibitors. It is widely felt to be one of the best events of its type in the country. People who attended last year were booking accommodation before they left as they enjoyed it so much! Come in uniform or 1940s civilian dress to add to the atmosphere. Don’t forget your gas mask and ration books!
The singing of American Tan & Timescape, air raids, the Sheringham Salvation Army Band, Nostalgia Unlimited and gramophone music.
Wartime rations, tea, together with spam sandwiches, from the NAAFI at Weybourne.
A Cup of Char’ and a Wad’ from the Intitute tearooms at Holt,
Jitterbug dancers, re-enactment groups, a collection of 1940s vehicles and veteran and vintage bicycles.
The excitement, fear, hope and bravery of the Blitz.
The golden age of steam.
All in all, experience a very British weekend!