There are trains running today using the 1940s Weekend Timetable 2019 (Special Fares Apply)

All singing, all dancing action at the 1940s Weekend, 25 - 27 May - 

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    1940s Weekend

Coming Up…

  • Talk about town
    • 26th May 2019,
    • 2nd June 2019,
    • 9th June 2019,
    • 16th June 2019,
    • 23rd June 2019,
    • 30th June 2019,
    • 7th July 2019,
    • 14th July 2019,
    • 21st July 2019,
    • 28th July 2019,
    • 4th August 2019,
    • 11th August 2019,
    • 18th August 2019,
    • 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

  • Caption: STEAM BACK IN TIME TO THE FABULOUS FORTIES
    • 26th May 2019,
    • 27th May 2019

    1940s Weekend

    SAVE 10% & BOOK ONLINE

    We’ll meet again!

    Take a steam train trip back in time to Britain’s finest hour at this all-singing, all-dancing vintage event.

    Be sure to pack your dancing shoes and dust off your best polka dot dress, this award

  • Wizard Academy
    • 30th May 2019,
    • 25th July 2019,
    • 1st August 2019,
    • 15th August 2019,
    • 29th August 2019,
    • 24th October 2019,
    • 25th October 2019

    Wizard Academy

    Meddle in the affairs of Wizards

    TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE

    You have been selected to attend the Wizard Academy at the East Lancashire Railway. Join a magical cast of wacky warlocks and wild witches as you brush up on your broomstick flying,

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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