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Whisky Chaser

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    Whiskey Chaser

    Ring in the new year in style

    What better way to welcome 2018 than to enjoy a lovely steam train ride through the Lancastrian countryside of the Irwell Valley, complete with a glass of whisky, compliments of the ELR!

    What’s Included?

    Enjoy a steam train ride along the 12 mile line and partake in a complimentary shot of whiskey for every hot beverage purchased at the buffet (subject to availability, steam service only, over 18s only).

    Please enjoy responsibly.

    Ticket information, prices and getting here

    Freedom of the Line tickets are our best value tickets and include unlimited travel all day.

    Family (2 adults & 3 Children) £39.50
    Adult £15.50 
    Child £9.50 
    Concession £14.00 

    Single and return fares between Heywood, Bury, Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall are also available. Find your fare.

    We recommend beginning your journey at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to find us and car parking visit our Getting Here page.

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