The Event

A special event to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Ladbroke Grove Rail Crash will be held on 5th October, 2019.

This will have two parts, a small gathering at the Memorial site at the time of the crash, (this will not be ticketed) followed by a Memorial Service at St Helen’s Church, North Kensington. 

The Memorial Service will be ticketed, to be considered for a ticket please fill out your details on the Ticket for Event page. Spaces may be limited.

The Crash

The Ladbroke Grove Rail Crash, also known as The Paddington Train Crash, took place when a Thames Turbo ran through a red signal into the path of a First Great Western 125 train.

The crash was devastating. 31 people were killed and well over 400 injured. More details can be found on this page.

08:00
at the Crash Memorial

A gathering of those bereaved and involved will mark the time of the crash with a silence

11:00
The Memorial Service

A memorial service will be held at St Helen’s Church, North Kensington. 
Spaces may be limited and the event will be limited, so we ask that if you are interested in attending to fill out your details on the Contact Event page. 

Directions to the events

Directions will be added here shortly.