Britain On Film: Railways

(Thursday, Wem Town Hall, 7.30pm.

Wem recently celebrated 160 years of the Crewe to Shrewsbury line through the town and enthusiasts can head to the town hall to enjoy more with this nostalgic film.

This is a chance to travel back to a time when travelling by rail was comfortable, punctual and maybe even glamorous!

Sourced from the national and regional archives and newly digitised, Britain on Film: Railways is an immensely nostalgic and evocative collection of films which document not just the glories of the railway, but also the changing social, political and economic climates of the 20th century.

Please note, the programme contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect audience members with photosensitive epilepsy.

Tickets cost £7 for adults and £5 for children aged 19 and under. Call 01939 238 279 or head to for more.