There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Wednesday 28th September 2016 using the Green Timetable 2016

Christmas Shopper Specials

Dates for this event

  • 7th December 2016,
  • 9th December 2016,
  • 14th December 2016,
  • 16th December 2016

Looking for the perfect gift? The East Lancashire Railway can help with these special mid-week trains that run throughout the Christmas period. Head to Ramsbottom and browse the niche boutiques and antique stores before travelling to Rawtenstall for a selection of bespoke soft drinks from Britain’s last remaining Temperance Bar. You could even catch the loco to Bury to explore the world famous Bury Market!


Travellers on the Christmas Shopper Specials will receive a voucher booklet that offers discounts on goods from selected stores along the line. This really is the best way to do your Christmas shopping.

Notices and promotions

  • Bury Transport Museum opening times

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