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Steam toy action at pumping station


THE BIGGEST display of toy steam engines in Europe will be on display at Leicester's Abbey Pumping Station Museum on Sunday (3rd February).

Hundreds of toys will be on show at the annual Steam Toys in Action event, as well as vintage vehicles, steam boats and a steam train.

Now in its 23rd year, Steam Toys in Action will take place between 1pm and 5pm on Sunday.

Admission is £3 for adults, with no charge for accompanied children. A small charge will be made for rides on the steam train.

For further information, please contact Abbey Pumping Station on (0116) 299 5111.

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