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Bluebell Railway Trust
Bluebell Railway Trust
CV Emergency Appeal

CV Emergency Appeal

Why we need your help

Emergency Appeal

This Emergency Appeal enabled the re-opening the Bluebell Railway safely after the period of enforced closure, and now covers some of the ongoing costs of running at greatly reduced capacity.

We have used part of the appeal proceeds to re-engage our volunteers and paid staff to ensure our Railway was fit to reopen, but this incurred substantial costs with little revenue.  The initial target was to raise at least £300,000, but in early June it became apparent that, with the situation continuing to evolve, further support would be required to see us through the autumn months and into early 2021 when our income tends to be lower but we still have bills to pay and overheads to meet, so we need to keep this appeal going and hope people will continue to contribute to our recovery. 

So please help us secure the future of the Railway, and DONATE NOW.  Alternative options for making donations directly to the Bluebell Railway Trust are available on our web site.

Full details of the Appeal are available here.

Registered with the Fundraising RegulatorThe Bluebell Railway Trust Registered Charity, No. 292497

380,178.49

raised so far

380178.49

How you can support us

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Supporters

Nov 23, 2020

Anonymous

30.00
(plus 7.50 giftaid)

Nov 19, 2020

Keith Pratt

Keep up your good work.

100.00

Nov 05, 2020

Martin

As I couldn't travel on the Bluebell line this year, a donation towards the virtual journey in my mind.

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Nov 02, 2020

Anonymous

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Oct 06, 2020

Anonymous

33.49
(plus 8.37 giftaid)

Oct 03, 2020

Anonymous

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 27, 2020

Mike

The original and still the best... here?s to the next sixty years, and beyond!

40.00
(plus 10.00 giftaid)

Sep 27, 2020

Helen

Supporting a fabulous heritage railway

15.00
(plus 3.75 giftaid)

Sep 23, 2020

Marc Covey

Donated in memory to Uncle Ken

30.00
(plus 7.50 giftaid)

Sep 21, 2020

Anonymous

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Total raised so far

380,178.49

Total plus Gift Aid 400,466.61

Direct donations

97,913.49

Raised offline 282,265.00

Fundraising pages

0.00

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