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Diesel Weekends 2014


 55002 1006 ex rawtenstall at townsewnd fold 151011Autumn Diesel Gala, 27 – 28 September

See out the year in style at the final full Diesel weekend of 2014. Guest locomotives will be running an all diesel passenger service alongside engines from the railway's own home fleet.

Home fleet locomotives running during this event will include:

Guest locomotives will include Class 14 D9526, Class 31 31466 and Class 55 D9009 "Alycidon".



D335 + 86259 ‘Les Ross’ Drag

Saturday 27th September Class 86 electric locomotive will feature on morning trains as part of a recreated ‘drag’ move. The trains it will be part of are detailed below:

Ex-Bury 09:00, Ex-Ramsbottom 09:37, Ex-Heywood 10:25, Ex-Rawtenstall 11:46 and Ex-Heywood 13:05

The locomotive will be available for inspection in Platform at Bury Bolton Street from 13:30 with Les Ross himself on hand to talk about the locomotive.


You can find the timetable for the September Diesel Gala Here 

Ticket Prices

One Day Rover: Adult £23, Concession £20.50, Child £15, Family £60

Two Day Rover: Adult £41, Concession £37, Child £27

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Diesel Theme Day, 8 November

Our final diesel event of 2014. If you are a fancier of all things diesel, you won't want to miss this.

Ticket Prices

Check our fares for more information. Please note that unless otherwise stated diesel events are special events and ordinary fares may be withdrawn from sale.