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Scenic Railcar Weekend

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    Day of the DMU

    Pay tribute to the stalwart DMU at these special theme weekend as these powerful engines take the spotlight.

    What’s included

    The timetable for the weekend will be an intensive all DMU timetable, a great opportunity to get some snaps of these magnificent machines.

    Ticket information, prices and getting here

    Special event fares apply. More information available soon.
    We recommend starting your journey at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to find us and car parking visit our

    Getting Here page.

    Our visitors say…

    • A very pleasant journey on the heritage line. The route is quite scenic, the staff are very, very enthusiastic and that is quite contagious.

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