Helston Railway Preservation Society (HRPS)

This is the charity (Charity number 1146711) - founded 29 March 2012


To facilitate the renovation and preservation of all forms of railway locomotive power, rolling stock and ancillary equipment, platforms, buildings, infrastructure and track at the Helston Railway for the benefit of the public; and  

To advance the education of the public in railway history, in particular but not exclusively the Helston Railway, through the provision of a heritage centre.


Lord Tony Berkeley OBE


Chairman - Chris Heaps

Vice Chairman - Ken Wood

Secretary - Geoff Watson

Treasurer - Stephen Thomas

Trustee - Geoff Childs

Trustee - Marion Ashford

Trustee - Richard Belton


If you are a "Member" - you are a member of HRPS.


2017 February AGM Notice and Notes

2015 to 2016 Accounts

2016 April Chairman's letter

2016 February AGM Notice and Notes

2015 HRPS Annual Accounts

2012 HRPS Charity Constitution

Helston Railway Preservation Company

This is the Operating Company (Company Number 5711815) that undertakes all day to day engineering works, commercial activities and operations.

Incorporated - 16 February 2006

Company type - Private company limited by guarantee without share capital

 VAT Number 132 3871 28

Board Members

Chairman - James Packman

Secretary - Geoff Watson

Director - Information - Alan Burton

Director - Civil Engineering - Alec Gilbert

Director - Procurement and Purchasing - John Hartley

Director - Health and Safety - Marcus Laugher

Director - Engineering - Malcolm Lightfoot

Director - Strategy and Forward Planning - Wayne Murray

Director - Financial - Stephen Thomas

Director - Marketing - Ben Harding


2016 April - Chairman's Letters - James Packman and Richard Barnes

2016 Accounts

2015 Annual Accounts to Feb 2015

Chairman's Committee Members

Meets the 3rd Wednesday in the month

Chairman - James Packman

Secretary - Geoff Watson

Member - Richard Belton

Member - Alan Burton

Member - John Hartley

Member - Ray Hurrell

Member - Wayne Murray

Member - Andy Sutton

There is also a company - Helston Railway Company Ltd (company number 05733754)

Director - James Packman

Director - Marcus Laugher

If you are a "shareholder" you are a shareholder of this company.

2016 Annual Accounts to March 2016

2015 Annual Accounts to March 2015