• Keighley Transport Festival


  • Incorporating
    Aire Valley Railway Modellers’ Club, Bradford Industrial Museum, Canal & River Trust, Cliffe Castle Museum, Craven Old Wheels Society, East Riddlesden Hall, Keighley & District Local History Society, Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, Keighley Business Improvement District, Keighley Big Local, Keighley Bus Museum Trust, Keighley College, Keighley Model Railway Club, Keighley Rotary Club, Keighley Town Council, Leeds & Liverpool Canal Society, Museum of Rail Travel, Northern Railways, Rail Story Ingrow, Renaissance Motorcycle Workshop, The Keighley Bus Company, The Lion’s Den (Shed), West Yorkshire Police

  • Expect to see


    • Classic Cars

    • Buses

    • Steam Trains

    • Motorbikes

    • Street Theatre

    • Live Music

    • Food & Activities

    • Working Canal Boats

    • Horse-draw Wagons

    • Historic Trolleybuses

    • Mounted Police Presentation

    • Fly-past by Battle of Britain ‘Spitfire’

    • and much more!

What’s On

Cliffe Castle Park 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm  

• Display of heritage motor cars by Craven Old Wheels.

• Open Day at The Lion’s Den (Shed)

• Japanese Lake and fishing, gardens, worshops, skills

• Ride in 2 horse-drawn Jersey Wagons and marvel at the Horse-drawn Victorian Road Sweeper

• Horse-drawn ‘Black Maria’ lent by KTC

• West Yorkshire Police Horses

Cafe & Toilets available   

Airedale Shopping Centre 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm 

• Display of heritage motor bikes by Renaisaance Motorcycle Workshop  

• PLUS family events arranged by Keighley BID

Cafes & Shops & Toilets available 

East Riddlesden Hall 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm

• Pack Horse Travel & Trade through the ages exhibition & display of heritage farm wagons in the Medieval Tithe Barn 

Cafe & Shop & Toilets available 

Rail Story Ingrow

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm

• Display of rail travel through the ages in Carriage Museum & Loco Workshops & Learning Coach

Shop & Toilets available

Keighley Bus Museum 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm

• Display of motor buses of all ages + likely visiting buses

Keighley College Car Park

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm 

• Unique display of range of trolleybuses & motor buses with operated in Keighley from 1913 to 1973

Information & First Aid provided by Keighley Rotary Club 

Keighley Town Centre 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm 

• Family activity arranged by Keighley BID

Cafes & Shops & Toilets available 

Keighley Civic Centre 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm 

• Photographic display by Keighley & District Family History Society

• Working Model Rail Layouts by Aire Valley Railway Modellers Club and Keighley Model Railway Club

Cafes & Toilets available 

Stockbridge Wharf (Granby Lane) 

Saturday ONLY  2:00pm to 5:00pm 

• Poetry Workshop (£20 entry – max 12 people) 

Saturday ONLY  7:30pm to 10:00pm 

• Rum Doodle Folk Concert (£10 entry – max 30 people) 

Sunday & Monday 2:00pm to 5:00pm 

• Interpretation & Display of life on working boat Kennet 

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway 

Sunday & Monday 10:00am to 5:00pm 

• Public Train Service (fares to pay) 2 heritage stream trains & heritage diesel train operating 

Above Keighley 

Sunday & Monday 

• Fly past by ‘Spitfire’ from Battle of Britain Historic Flight

All Round Keighley 

• Free Circular public bus service Bus Station
Ingrow (St John’s Church) – Cliffe Castle –
Stockbridge Wharf – Keighley College –
Railway Station – Bus Station
Sunday & Monday Every 15 minutes
10:00am to 5:00pm