Truthall Halt - first train in 54 years

A new milestone was reached yesterday when our first train of the season was able to stop at our new Truthall Halt and passengers were able to disembark.  This is the first time in 54 years that trains have been able to stop here since the closure to passengers in 1962.  We still have to finish the platform surface and replace the ironwork that was...

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Treat yourself (or a friend) with luxury Helston Railway merchandise and memorabilia. Our shop is now online.

Click here to go to our shop.


Staffed entirely by volunteers

To keep up with what we are doing this month please go to our photo pages 


Re-opens Thursday 16th March 2017 

Trevarno Farm, Prospidnick, near Helston. TR13 0RY


Adult £7, Child (5 - 15) £4, Children under 5 are Free,

Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £15

Parking and entry is free:  We can take card payments

Wheelchair access available from the carpark to the station - but sorry wheelchairs won't fit on the train

For access queries please ring 07901 977 597. 

Disabled toilet and baby changing facilities available  


Calling all 200 Club members.  

It’s renewal time again. 

If you are a returning player just drop an email to Ken at and let him know. 

Same cost as last year £36.   More details on our 200 club page



We've been on BBC Spotlight, The One Show, ITV local news, BBC Radio Cornwall and West Midlands.

The Helston Railway Preservation Society was the result, 12 years ago, of a vision by a small number of enthusiasts to re-open a section of the Helston branch line. 

We now have a 1000 members!  

Winner of the Heritage Railway of the Year Award & the HRA Website Award 

Please browse our website and learn more about our wonderful project.