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Dene Rally

Come along to our third annual steam and vintage rally here at the Watercress Line!

With a fantastic lineup of over 150 vintage steam and traction engines, vintage tractors, cars, motorbikes and much more! Great fun for all the family with lots to do for the children, including rides* and facepainting* and a free Wild West show twice daily (all weather permitting). This year the Dene Rally will be held at Starter Gate Farm, Charlwood Lane, Monkwood, Ropley SO24 0HA - just off the A32. Rally open 10am - 4pm. There will be a free vintage bus service between the Rally Ground and the Watercress Line.

Please click here for the vintage bus timetable from Medstead and Four Marks station.

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Traders and exhibitors, please email denerally@watercressline.co.uk
Please click here to download the exhibitors form

All Day Travel on the Railway and Dene Rally entry - available online only
Adult £20
Child (aged 2-16 yrs) £10
Child under 2 FREE
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children 1 child effectively free) £50
Advance tickets include all booking fees.

Entry to Rally Ground - pay on the day
Adult £5
Child (aged 2-16 yrs) £3
Child under 2 FREE
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children 1 child effectively free) £13

Watercress Line Fares - pay on the day
Adult £16
Child (aged 2-16 yrs) £8
Child under 2 FREE
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children 1 child effectively free) £40

*Additional fees apply
All subject to availability and weather permitting.

Train Timetable


The Company does not guarantee that the trains will arrive or depart at the times stated and reserves the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train without notice, or to substitute a different train should this be necessary for whatever reason.