• Short breaks available
  • Award winning conversion
  • Gas & electricity included
  • Welcome pack
  • Linen and towels included
  • Wi-Fi 20+ MB download
  • Cot & high chair available
  • Sorry but no pets
  • Regret no smoking in the mill
  • Flexible Changeover Days
  • Personally managed by the owners
The Old Windmill,Self Catering
5.0Out of 5100% of guests recommend

Learn to drive a steam train

 Bure Valley Railway

Aylsham to Wroxham (9 miles).

From March the lovely folk at BVR will re start their Train driving courses.   www.bvrw.co.uk    2023 dates are now available!

01263 733858

So, if you know that special person who is itching to get into a boiler suit, get covered in oil (and probably coal) without getting in to trouble – read on.

What a fantastic present to give someone for a special occasion, or maybe it’s just an opportunity for you to indulge in a childhood dream!

Bure Valley Railway offer a one day course, designed to get you behind the controls of one of their unique narrow gauge steam locomotives.


  • Preparation of steam locomotive for service
  • Driving a steam locomotive hauling passenger carriages – 9 miles
  • Refreshments (including a cooked lunch)
  • Price £275.00