There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 26th January 2019 using the Blue Timetable 2019 - possible amendments may apply

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Summer Diesel Spectacular

Dates for this event

  • 4th July 2019,
  • 5th July 2019,
  • 6th July 2019
Summer Diesel Gala

Sunny D(iesels)

Sunshine and diesel locomotives, who could ask for more! Join us for the second large scale diesel event of the year.

What’s Included

This all diesel event is shaping up to be a real treat. Join a number of guest locos as well as favourites from the East Lancashire Railway’s legendary home fleet for an intensive weekend of all diesel passenger services.

Dates, times and tickets

The East Lancashire Railway will be running a special event fare and timetable. More information will be made available nearer the event.

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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