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  • Caption: Photo by Barbara England
    • 28th May 2017

    Heywood Go Ape Trail

    Monkey business off the main line

    Take a steam powered safari to spot the mysterious apes of Monkey Town! Since the 19th Century Heywood has been affectionately known to locals as Monkey Town, a name whose origins lie in the native accents

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    Caption: Picture Courtesy Of Forties in Focus.com
    • 28th May 2017,
    • 29th May 2017

    1940s Weekend

    We'll Meet Again

    It’s a long road to Tipperary so why not stop along the way to get into the swing of things at this incredibly popular vintage spectacular. Dig out that polka dot dress, wax that moustache and put on your dancing shoes for

  • Steaming in May
    • 28th May 2017,
    • 29th May 2017,
    • 30th May 2017,
    • 31st May 2017,
    • 1st June 2017,
    • 2nd June 2017,
    • 3rd June 2017,
    • 4th June 2017

    May Half Term

    May-king the most of Spring Half Term!

    May was named after the Greek goddess Maia, who represented growth, so why not grow as a person and broaden those horizons by taking a trip on one of the East Lancashire Railway’s heritage

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  • A well organised, well maintained attraction that will interest all the family that is very visitor friendly.

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