Buffer Stop Books and Track Side Treasures

at Wroxham and Aylsham Station

Buffer Stop Books


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.

Call Bufferstop Books during opening hours: 01603 510162
Email bufferstopbooks@bvrw.co.uk

Buffer Stop Books Current Opening Times

24th March to 28th October

10:00 am to 4:45 pm


Macmillan Coffee Morning
28th September from 10 am
Hot Drinks, Cakes and Tombola to support the Macmillan World Coffee Event

Trackside Treasures


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.

Call the Aylsham Friends of the Bure Valley Railway Hut during opening hours: 01263 802432

Trackside Treasures Current Opening Times

Red Timetable (September 13th, 16th, 18th-20th & 23rd September; October 20th - 28th)
9:30 - 4:30

Green Timetable (September 14th, 15th, 17th, 21st, 22nd and September 24th to October 19th)
9:30 - 3:45


6th October (day of Model Railway exhibition)
Extra books on sale in station foyer and Friends of BVR stand.


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!