Leeds's own Middleton Railway is light years ahead with Star Wars tribute

They're not the usual conductor you would expect as you board the next train.

Sunday, 21st October 2018, 4:13 pm
Updated Sunday, 21st October 2018, 4:18 pm
Star Rails at Middleton Railway.

However, an army of Stormtroopers were on hand over the weekend at Middleton Railway.

The railway - the oldest continuously working public railway in the world - offers train rides on weekends and bank holidays.

And this weekend hosted its first every Star Rails event in a homage to the hit classics Star Wars.

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Star Rails at Middleton Railway. Pictured Eight-year-old Thomas Craven.

Fans of the film were also treated to a model starship display and were given the chance to hop in a replica landspeeder.