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Half Term Happenings - October 2019

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    Autumnal Adventures
    Half Term Happenings
    Exploring the Line

    All Aboard for an Awesome Autumn

    Autumn half term is here and no doubt you have been wracking your brains trying to think of ways to keep the little one’s occupied throughout the brisk, school free days. Well, the East Lancashire Railway has you covered!

    Below we have compiled a list of fun fall follies, awesome autumn adventures and October odysseys. Learn how to master the power of magic, steam in style at a Gala or just explore the line.

    Wizard Academy, 24 – 25 October 2019

    You have been selected to attend the Wizard Academy! Join a magical cast of wacky warlocks and wild witches as you brush up on your broomstick riding and work on your wand waving. This interactive adventure is ideal for aspiring enchanters and their families.

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    Autumn Adventuring, 19 – 27 October 2019

    Take the opportunity this half term to broaden your horizons and explore the line. Take a trip up to Heywood and stroll around the beautiful Queens Park, visit Ramsbottom to explore the Chocolate Café or head up to Rawtenstall and soak in some high culture at the Whitaker Art Gallery. The Irwell Valley is your oyster!

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    Top Five Things To Do this Autumn

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