Volunteer Recruitment Weekend
18th & 19th March 2017
Do you want to try your hand at something new?
Do you want to meet new people?
Try your hand at volunteering and join the Friends of Kirklees Light Railway.
Join us for our Volunteer Recruitment Weekend on the 18th & 19th March and meet some of our volunteers whilst enjoying some typical volunteer tasks.
The days will run between 10:00 - 16:00.
How Do I Attend the Recruitment Weekend?
There is no charge to attend the Volunteer Recruitment Weekend or become a volunteer, however all attendees must be aged 16 years or over and in good physical and mental health.
Volunteering may not be suitable for those with some disabilities, particularly where these affect mobility, concentration, dexterity and co-ordination. If you believe this may be a factor, please contact the office before the event to ensure the activity is suitable and to avoid any embarassment on the day.
What can I get involved with at the railway as a volunteer?
Volunteers can assist with all different areas of the railway including:
- Steam driving
- Diesel driving
- Permanent way
- Grounds maintenance
- Lineside maintenance
- Ticket office
- Gift shop