There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 1st May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable

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  • Churchill
    • 29th May 2021,
    • 30th May 2021,
    • 31st May 2021

    1940s Weekend

    Boogie Woogie Bugling Fun!

    Get your dancing shoes on and unpack your best polka dot dress, the East Lancashire Railway’s all singing, all dancing vintage extravaganza returns for another year!

    This steam powered spectacular will be

  • Summer Diesel Gala
    • 1st July 2021,
    • 2nd July 2021,
    • 3rd July 2021

    Summer Diesel Spectacular

    Summer Sensation

    Diesel fans looking to enjoy the (hopefully) sunny summer weather won’t want to miss this sizzling Diesel Spectacular featuring home fleet and guest locomotives.

    What’s Included

    The intensive passenger services timetable

  • Autumn Diesel Gala Liam Barnes
    • 17th September 2021,
    • 18th September 2021

    Autumn Diesel Gala

    Diesel Power Up Your Autumn

    Finishing a year of fantastic diesel events, the Autumn Diesel Gala will feature a host of home fleet locomotives running alongside special guests.

    What’s Included

    Passenger services will be run according to

Our visitors say…

  • The ELR experience takes you back in time to travel from a previous BR era. Great fun for both children and parents (and grandparents too)!

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  • Important Announcement

  • Gift Vouchers Now Available
  • Flying Scotsman Returns
  • Good to Go
  • An updated appeal from ELR Chairman Mike Kelly

  • ELR Chairman
  • Find timetables and fares here
  • Find out how you can support the East Lancashire Railway
  • Resident's permits available

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