There are trains running today using the 1940s Weekend Timetable 2016

25 - 27 May: Due to ongoing refurbishment, the trackside pub will not be serving food. Our Buffet on platform 3/4 will be open serving sandwiches, snacks, cakes and drinks. - 

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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    1940s Weekend

Coming Up…

  • 1940s Weekend
    Caption: Picture Courtesy Of www.kre8photographic.co.uk
    • 30th May 2016

    1940s Weekend

    We'll Meet Again

    Put on your glad rags and travel with us back to the glamorous 1940s. This award-winning event is back at the East Lancashire Railway with more entertainment and activities than ever before, including battle scenarios and

  • 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. On 1 June make like a ticket inspector and build your own terrific ticket machine!

    Craft Workshops run from 11am - 3pm

  • 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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