There are trains running today using the Yellow Timetable 2019

Join us for our West Country Weekend with "City of Wells" and "Braunton" from 23 - 26 August. - 

It's going to be ooh-arr-some! Find out more ... »

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    West Country Weekend - 23 - 26 August 2019

Coming Up…

  • Talk about town
    • 25th August 2019

    Talk About Town

    Put your memories in a museum!

    Swap your favourite stories over a steaming hot cuppa at these special sessions hosted by Bury Transport Museum.

    What’s included

    Join us for a sip and share session as you swap your favourite reminiscences

  • Summer steam
    • 25th August 2019,
    • 26th August 2019,
    • 27th August 2019,
    • 28th August 2019,
    • 29th August 2019,
    • 30th August 2019,
    • 31st August 2019,
    • 1st September 2019

    Get Summer on Track

    Here comes the Sun!

    Get your bags packed and get this summer on track! The East Lancashire Railway makes travelling to and from adventures in the Irwell Valley a summer’s breeze. Highlights of the season include magical mayhem on the

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    Caption: 34046 "Braunton"
    • 25th August 2019,
    • 26th August 2019

    West Country Weekend

    Feel the Power of the Pacifics!

    Join us this August Bank Holiday as we take a trip down to South West England with our "West Country Weekend".

    What's Included?

    Our very own Ex-Southern Railway Bullied Light Pacific No. 34092 “City of

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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