Train picnic

The Midland Railway –at Butterley will be hosting a very special Teddy Bears Picnic September 14 and 15.

Throughout the weekend there will be special Teddy Bears Picnic displays and a competition.

As a special offer any child brought in by their own Teddy Bear will be able to travel free of charge.

The railway museum, country park will be open, as will the demonstration signal box, Victorian church, model railways and the Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust west shed.

The narrow gauge Golden Valley Light Railway will also be running trains through the country park.