There are trains running today using the 1940s Weekend Timetable 2015

fabulous forties fun this weekend - 

get your glad rags on and get onboard »

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    1940s Weekend

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  • Photographing Trains
    Caption: Photographing Trains
    • 23rd May 2015,
    • 10th June 2015,
    • 13th June 2015,
    • 24th June 2015,
    • 27th June 2015,
    • 11th July 2015,
    • 22nd July 2015,
    • 25th July 2015,
    • 8th August 2015,
    • 12th August 2015,
    • 22nd August 2015,
    • 26th August 2015,
    • 5th September 2015,
    • 19th September 2015,
    • 23rd September 2015,
    • 10th October 2015,
    • 24th October 2015

    Photography Courses

    Capture memories to treasure forever!

    The thrill of capturing the perfect photograph, from the opportunistic lucky snap to the carefully composed shot that took hours, or even days of preparation, is something that we have all experienced

  • 1940s Weekend
    • 23rd May 2015,
    • 24th May 2015,
    • 25th May 2015

    1940s Weekend

    Put on your glad rags and journey 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 1940s singers and

  • Join in with our 1940s Weekend with the themed Rail Ale Trail

    We all know it’s a long way to Tipperary so why not get dolled up in your finest forties gear and spend the journey touring the Irwell Valley with a professional green badge tour guide. Head into some of the spiffiest local bars and pubs

Our visitors say…

  • We planned our trip so that we would go on a diesel train one way and a steam train back and both were just so lovely. The old fashioned tickets, stations, train carriages all added to our enjoyment. We are already planning our next trip!

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