There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 16th November 2019 using the Blue Timetable 2019

Wave the flag for the home county at our Lancashire Weekend, 23 – 24 November - 

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    Lancashire Weekend, 23 - 34 November

Coming Up…

  • Drive a Train participant shovelling coal into the firebox of a steam engine
    • 15th November 2019

    Drive a Steam Train Experience

    Make your dream a reality

    Become part of the crew! This full day experience will see childhood dreams realised as participants get behind the controls of the engine with time to drive, fire and guard a heritage steam train!

    £425.00 per

  • Lancashire Weekend
    • 23rd November 2019,
    • 24th November 2019

    Lancashire Weekend

    We Love Lancashire

    Wave the flag for the home county as we celebrate the day Lancashire sent its first representatives to Parliament.

    What’s Included

    Come along for some folksy family fun as the ELR plays host to traditional Morris

  • Rail Ale Trail

    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…

  • 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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