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Coming Up…

  • 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

  • Summer Diesel Spectacular by Nigel Valentine
    • 6th July 2018,
    • 7th July 2018,
    • 8th July 2018

    Summer Diesel Spectacular

    In the Summertime!

    Diesel fans will want to mark this date on their calendar, it’s the second big diesel event of the East Lancashire Railway year and an excellent way to power through the summer.

    What’s included?

    Services will run on an

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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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