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Public Meeting:Quorn Swap Meet at Great Central Railway

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Public Meeting, Sun 5 Sep 2021

Quorn Swap Meet

Quorn Swap Meet


Loughborough Central Station,
Great Central Road,
LE11 1RW


Please note for the meeting on Sunday June 27th, the following will apply with regards to vehicle parking.

On the day please follow signage and marshals as the event may be laid out differently from previous events to aid in social distancing.

We look forward to seeing you.
If you are interested in items of railway memorabilia (railwayana) – whether locomotive nameplates, lamps, signalling equipment, silverware, enamel signs, buttons, badges, books, photographs or postcards etc visit Great Central Railway’s famous Swap Meet at Quorn & Woodhouse station. It’s one of the longest standing events of its kind in the country!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Disabled visitors, school parties and groups are welcome - please ring in advance. Coach parties by prior arrangement only.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 5 Sep 2021
Gates open at 7.30am.

Please note that the gates to the car park will be locked until 7:30am. No overnight parking will be allowed.
Please DO NOT arrive early and queue outside. The approach road must be kept clear.


Gate entry fee £5 per head (does not include travel on the trains, see below) - and everyone pays the same, whether buying, selling or just browsing.

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 3 - Thu 5 Aug Villains and Superheroes
Tue 17 - Thu 19 Aug Animal Fun
Sun 5 Sep Quorn Swap Meet
Sun 5 Sep Swap Meet
Fri 10 - Sun 12 Sep 1940s Wartime Weekend
Thu 30 Sep - Sun 3 Oct Autumn Steam Gala


See location of Great Central Railway on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 543193  Lat: 52.76884 Long: -1.19588

Located off the A6 near Loughborough. Signposted on all major routes into Loughbrough. Parking on street is available at Loughborough, there is a car park at the stations of Quorn and Rothley.


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Disabled visitors, school parties and groups are welcome - please ring in advance. Coach parties by prior arrangement only.