[ubuntu-uk] Choo Choo! 14th July
alanbell at ubuntu.com
Tue Mar 6 20:39:21 UTC 2012
We thought we would get into the spirit of the season and do a
pre-Olympics warmup event, and what could be warmer than sitting in a
lovely old steam train drinking some of the finest ales available!
The Real Ale Train or RAT is an evening service on a restored steam
powered railway line in Hampshire. The train has a couple of bar
carriages and seating in proper old comfy train seats. It trundles up
and down the line a couple of times stopping at stations between Alton
and Alresford. On board there is food (curry & rice , sausage in a bun
etc.) and beer, sometimes cider, and probably wine and soft drinks too.
At the end of the evening it connects with the mainline train back
you need to book a ticket, price is £14 and you can book them here:
It does sell out months in advance, so don't hang about and do book your
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