There are no trains running today - The next service will be on Saturday 13th February 2016 using the Interim Timetable

IMPORTANT TIMETABLE INFORMATION: 30 Jan - 14 Feb No services will run to or from Heywood station - 

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    • 13th February 2016,
    • 14th February 2016,
    • 15th February 2016,
    • 16th February 2016,
    • 17th February 2016,
    • 18th February 2016,
    • 19th February 2016,
    • 20th February 2016,
    • 21st February 2016

    Schools Out - February Half Term

    Steam into the holiday!

    It's that time again, the kids are looking forward to a whole week without school and you're looking forward to finding things to keep them busy during that time. Well why not let the East Lancashire Railway help?

  • An ideal date choice!

    Looking for something a little different this Valentine's Day? It's a date with our Valentine's Day Special Guided Rail Ale Trail! Board a heritage steam engine and explore the picturesque Lancashire towns and villages dotted along the

    • 14th February 2016

    Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

    Ah Valentine's Day, when the colours red and pink become predominant on the shelves of the local supermarkets and the hunt for the perfect gift becomes ever more urgent as the fourteenth inches closer. Well, panic over! Read on for a range

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  • Hugely interesting and enjoyable heritage railway full of friendly staff. Highly recommended to anyone irrespective of interest in railways.

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