The Runaway Train celebrates the Windsor Hill railway path, with a rugged trail race and a feast in Shepton Mallet market place. The event is brought to you by the local organisations listed below.

Profits will be donated to local community groups who have supported the event and will be listed here afterwards.

Mendip Hills Hash House Harriers

A social trail running group who follow a four mile route, set in flour, from a different Mendip pub, every Monday night.

Windsor Hill Woodland Volunteers

Group of hardy volunteers, led by Gavin Mayall, who over two years have cleared overgrown vegetation from the line and established the railway path.

Pilton Cider

Shepton Mallet based cider-maker, who will be running a cider bar in the market place after the race.


For more information about the Runaway Train, contact info@runawaytrain.org.uk
On the day, contact Harry on 07714 459689 or Martin on 07966 008778.

no roads were closed in the making of this event