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Autumn Diesel Gala

Dates for this event

  • 22nd September 2018,
  • 23rd September 2018
Autumn Diesel Gala by Emma Seddon

Going all out for Autumn

What better way for a diesel devotee to end a cracking year of events? Join the East Lancashire Railway for the third and final large scale diesel gala of 2018.

What’s included?

Locomotives from the ELR’s home fleet, as well as guests, will run intensive passenger services on an all diesel timetable all weekend, an ideal opportunity to ride behind one of your favourites or take a few photos.

Ticket information, prices and getting here

Special event fares apply. More information available soon.

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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