Buffer Stop Books

at Wroxham Station

Wroxham Station is home to Buffer Stop Books which has over 5,000 pre-owned books for sale and a wide selection of records, CDs and DVDs.

Drop in for a coffee and browse through some of the many books we have to offer.

Joined the vinyl record resurgence? See our collection of pre-owned records in different genres.

The shop is run entirely by enthusiastic volunteers of the Friends of the Bure Valley Railway.

All the sale proceeds go to fund projects to enhance the railway’s operation and visitors’ experience.

Buffer Stop Current Opening Times



22nd February - 29th March
Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday 10.30 - 15:30

1st April - 26th May 10.00 - 16.45


Friends Shop Aylsham


At Aylsham there is a shop run by volunteers of the Friends of the Bure Valley selling a wide array of pre-owned items from railway memorabilia to children’s toys.

Friends Hut Current Opening Times




22nd February - 29th March
Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday 10.00 - 14:30

1st - 2nd April 09.30-15.45
3rd - 17th April 09.30 - 16.30
18th - 28th April 09.30 - 15.45
29th April - 1st May 09.30 - 16.30
2nd - 26th May 09.30 - 15.45

Wanted


Books, Jigsaws, Good Bric-a-Brac, Games, DVDs, CDs, LPs, Die Cast Models, Knitting and Dress Patterns, Railway Memorabilia, Postcards, Anything to do with Model Railways and Thomas the Tank Engine items.

All donations go to help support the railway!