The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Preservation Society

Join the Society / Renew

Joining / renewing

To join the Preservation Society or renew your membership you can either complete the form below and pay using PayPal or download a hard copy of the membership form and send payment by cheque. Completed forms will be processed by our volunteer Membership Secretary, and you can expect to receive your membership cards within 28 days. If you are planning a trip to Ravenglass, please do not leave your application/renewal until the last minute. Membership entitles you to:

  • Four issues of the R&ERPS Magazine per year
  • Use of volunteer accommodation when working on the Railway
  • Free travel on the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway (subject to any restrictions applied by the General Manager); this benefit is non-transferable and you may be asked for ID that matches with the name on the membership card

Membership expiry date

Membership is on an annual basis and runs from March 1st to the end of February. Membership will last until end February 2021 for members joining after 30 September 2019.

NB: Juniors are 5-17 inclusive at the end of February 2021 Seniors are 60+ on 1st March 2020 Dates of Birth must be included.

If you have any enquiries about joining, please contact us using this form.

Your Details

First Name
Address line 1
Address line 2 (optional)
City / post town
County (optional)
(of members, if different to your address)
Address line 2 (optional)
City / post town
County (optional)
Change of address This is a change of address - please update your records

Details of new members (including yourself if applicable)

Date of Birth (DoB) is required only for junior members

Click the (+) sign to the right of the form to add more names at the same address -->

New/Renewal Title First Name Middle Name Surname‎ Membership Num Membership Class (DoB) Price

Donations & final pricing

We are carrying out an overhaul of River Mite over winter 2019/20 including building a new tender. Please consider adding a donation to the steam locomotive maintenance fund to help cover the costs of the work.

General donation   £
Donation to steam locomotive maintenance fund (covering River Mite and Whillan Beck)   £
Total Price   £

Notes to Membership Secretary

I/we desire to be member(s) of the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Preservation Society Ltd and hereby agree if elected to become a member of the said society and to be bound by the memorandum and articles and rules of the said society.

I/we consent to my personal data being used to provide me/us with further information relevant to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Preservation Society, such as fundraising and events, in accordance with the Society's privacy notice.

Data Protection and your privacy

We will keep a record of your name, address and any donations on a computer. Data so held will not be released to third parties, but we may contact you from time to time regarding your membership and our activities. View privacy notice.