Steam Returns to Hayling!!! 19th-20th + 26th - 27th September Steam is to return to Hayling Island, on the East Hayling Light Railway (aka the Hayling Seaside Railway) for one weekend only!!! Wendy from the Hampshire Narrow Gauge Railway Trust has been booked to visit the line on the 19th and 20th of September. Stop Press!!! Extra weekend - 26th & 27th September! Wendy will be the first steam loco to run on the new line along the seafront, giving a taste of the future, of when the railways own steam loco is complete. Wendy has visited Hayling Island before in the early 90s, when it ran on the old line in the Mill Rithe Holiday Camp. The final details are still to be finalizes e.g.transport, but I will let you all know of any progress when I here about it. The Press Release is about to be written, so you heard it here first!