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    Steam in Summer

Coming Up…

  • Farmyard Family Fun!

    We are giving a warm ELR welcome to everyone's favourite cheeky little piggies, Peppa Pig and George, as they return to the East Lancashire Railway for our August Bank Holiday Family Fun Weekend.

    See Peppa Pig and her

  • Children's Craft Workshop

    Keep your little one’s mind active over the school holidays with the Bury Transport Museum’s drop in craft workshops. Let your little one’s imaginations run wild as they get free reign to use the materials available to them to build

  • Explore both the great outdoors and some great ales!

    Does chugging through lush valleys and pretty villages, stopping at some of the finest drinking establishments en route to sample a pint of locally brewed ale sound like the ideal way to spend a day? Then embark on a Rail Ale Trail and

Our visitors say…

  • It is a good trip out on the train and there are different places you can stop off along the way to shop or have a bite to eat or you can eat on the train at certain times.

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