There are trains running today using the Yellow Timetable 2018

Important Notice - Upcoming Locos June 2018 - 

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    The East Lancashire Railway

Coming Up…

    • 23rd June 2018,
    • 14th July 2018,
    • 29th September 2018,
    • 27th October 2018

    Guided Rail Ale Trail - Rawtenstall and Ramsbottom

    Embark on a Rail Ale Trail and take a voyage of discovery to explore some of the Irwell Valley’s most beautiful locations and excellent pubs.

    Rail Ale Trail Guided Tours provide a structured day out accompanied by a professionally

  • Cow
    • 24th June 2018

    Bury Show

    Don’t have a cow… have seven!

    Head up to Burrs Country Park for the Bury Agricultural Show, a wonderful day out for the whole family.

    What’s Included

    Take part in an arts and craft competition, cheer on your favourite furry friend at the

  • Rail Ale Trail
    • 30th June 2018,
    • 25th August 2018

    Guided Rail Ale Trail - Hike for Your Hops

    Embark on a Rail Ale Trail and take a voyage of discovery to explore some of the Irwell Valley’s most beautiful locations and excellent pubs.

    Rail Ale Trail Guided Tours provide a structured day out accompanied by a professionally

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  • Quaint station with lovely staff they are nice and friendly and helpful. Enjoyed travelling on the steam locos and will be back!

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