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June 2016
Crofton presented with Red Wheel Plaque by the Transport Trust
Crofton to be presented with Red Wheel award.
Crofton launches boiler appeal fund.

July 2016
Boiler Bears Picnic event

September 2016
Press Release – Crofton Steam Gala 2016

October 2016
Boiler repairs begin – winter works viewing dates

January 2017
eButty article – Crofton Powers on to new heights

February 2017
Press release – Sparks fly as boiler repairs start
Butty feature – winter 2017

March 2017
Press release – Engineering open day on March 20th
Press release – Team Bibby to cook up delicious fare at the Enginemans Rest.pdf

May 2017
Event notice – Wiltshire at War exhibition 4 with a talk by Emma Shelley

June 2017
Press release – Our Crofton Story gets funding boost

July 2017
Event notice – July steaming weekend

August 2017
Event notice – August Bank Holiday steaming weekend

September 2017
Event notice – Watt’s Orbit performance in St. Mary’s church Great Bedwyn
Event notice – Crofton Steam Gala Weekend

October 2017
Press Release – Heritage Lottery Fund Grant for Crofton Beam Engines
Press Release – Winter Works Dates release for Autumn 2017

November 2017
Press release – New Year New Challenge

March 2018
Press release – Crofton Easter Events

April 2018
Event Notice – Crofton Beam Engines 3 day steaming for May bank holiday

July 2018
Press Release – Crofton’s Salute to the Great War
Press Release – A Guided Tour of the Great Exhibition

August 2018
Press Release – Family Interactive Flower and Crafting weekend

September 2018
Press Release – 50th Anniversary Gala

October 2018
Press Release – Halloween Story Telling

November 2018
Press Release – The History of Christmas talk at Marlborough Town Hall

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