Kids free on railway

Parents will be able to keep their youngsters entertained for free with a ride on a vintage train this February.

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, located at Wirksworth Station, in Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, is offering free rides to children on February 2, 9 and 16.

The railway line runs between Wirksworth and Duffield.

The offer extends to a maximum of two free children with each £9 adult fare or £8 concession day rover ticket purchased.

Further information about the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway is available by visiting the website www.e-v-r.com

Alternatively people can call the railway on 01629 823076.