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Race the Train

Dates for this event

  • 10th June 2018
Race the Train

Man vs Machine

It’s a clash of the titans as enthusiastic runners attempt to beat the steamer from Bury to Rawtenstall at this charitable marathon.

What’s included?

Come along and help support the cause by cheering on your favourite runners (or your favourite locomotive)!

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.

Race the Train will start at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to find us and car parking visit our Getting Here page.

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