Beechings Folly Flyer Photo - September 2011

Beechings Folly Flyer Photo - September 2011The Marston Vale Community Rail Partnership and the Bedford to Bletchley Rail Users’ Association are pleased to present ‘Beeching’s Folly’, a light hearted musical hearted look back at the infamous Dr. Beeching on Saturday 15th October at Stewartby Village Hall at 2:45 p.m.

Beeching’s Folly is presented by Bedfordshire’s very own popular singer and playwright, Andy Collier, of Marston Vale Entertainments.

The first half of the production is a musical comedy narrated by Andy Collier. The second half features a number of popular railway-related songs with opportunities for audience participation! Full details at

Cream teas are available in the interval, priced £3.

Admission is adults £5, Senior Citizens £4, children £3. £1 discount for rail passengers! Tickets available on the door or from Richard Crane on 01234 351771, e-mail

Normal train fares apply. Cheap day returns between Bedford and Stewartby are just £3.00 for adults and £1.50 for children between 5 and 15. Bedfordshire Concessionary Travel Pass holders travel for half price! Stewartby Village Hall is a short walk from Stewartby Station.

If you are travelling in a group of friends or family the Marston Vale line is even better value with the GroupSave ticket through which up to four adults can travel for the price of two on off-peak services with up to four children travelling with the group for just £1 each – under 5s go free.

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