We are the Poulton & Wyre Railway Society. Formed in 2006 our society was set up to act as a catalyst to reopen the railway between Poulton and Fleetwood.
We currently have a license that permits us to clear the line between Shirley Heights bridge at Poulton-le-Fylde and the buffers just beyond Burglars Alley near to Fleetwood.
This license includes Thornton for Cleveleys Station and Burn Naze Station. We have also a John Fowler shunter from the Leyland Motors’ works at Leyland which we are restoring to operational use.
Key events in our history have included