THE Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway has announced its 2019 Half Term Winter Special train timetable for selected days in February.

Ride the heated carriages from Llanfair Caereinion to Castle Caereinion return and finish up with a drink in the cosy tearoom at Llanfair Caereinion.

The return fare is £9 for adults and £4 for children. Trains will run on February 17, 21, 22, 23, 24 and 28 as well as March 1 and 2.

Please note that all trains start and finish at Llanfair Caereinion only where there is plenty of free parking.

A spokesperson for the railway said: "This is an early start to the year for the railway who welcome customers old and new who would like to travel on this charming and scenic railway, close to the Shropshire border. The Llanfair station postcode is SY21 0SF, You can book online or simply turn up on the day."

If you are part of a large group WLLR would appreciate advance notice and might be able to offer group discounts.

Trains depart Llanfair Caereinion for the approximately one hour return journey at 11am, 12.45pm and 2.30pm. See the online timetable for these dates and other normal running days and special events throughout the year.

The very popular Welsh Tea Trains will be running this year on July 27 and 28. Travel in style with a delicious traditional Welsh Tea brought to your table.

Tickets for this special event are £24.50. Book online for a summer treat, or telephone 01938 810441.