Toy & Model Collectors Fair Sun 25 Oct 2015.
Our next fair at the old fire station, on King Street, Workington, CA14 4DR, is on Sunday 25th October, the day the clocks go back!
We'll be open to the public from 10am to 3pm, with around a dozen traders from northern England and southern Scotland expected to be selling their wares.
Admission for visitors will be £1, accompanied children free.
The hall is accessible, refreshments will be available, there is free disabled parking
at the rear of the building, off Frances Croft -
A poster can be downloaded here.
If you would like a stand, we have 6ft tables available at £10 each.
Contact 01900 67389 for more information.
Boxing Day Buses Sat 26 Dec
We are repeating last year's successful three bus operation on Saturday 26th December, giving an hourly Workington town service plus connecting hourly service from West Cumberland Hospital to Workington and Maryport, generally as the Stagecoach 30 (but missing out the college).
Service 30 leaves Workington bus station for Whitehaven and West Cumberland Hospital every hour from 8.45am to 5.45pm.
Service 30 leaves the bus station for Ewanrigg & Maryport every hour from 9am to 5pm.
Service 46 leaves the bus station for Harrington every hour from 9.45am to 4.45pm.
Service 47 leaves the bus station for Seaton every hour from 9.20am to 5.20pm.
The full timetable and details of buses likely to be in use are here.
Planning for our future
We aim to open a museum, in the next few years, to house our vehicles and artefacts plus several privately owned buses and make them more accessible to the public.
Our vehicles include a number of buses, fire engines and other vehicles some of which
are used in community events. Volunteers are engaged in restoring, maintaining and
operating these historic vehicles. The Trust has a shop & mini-
We have established an events programme making our activities self funding whilst building up a financial reserve for the future. Our aim is to build up a visitor attraction in Workington helping to promote more employment, training and volunteering opportunities.