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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Sci-Fi on the Sidings

Dates for this event

  • 17th August 2019,
  • 18th August 2019
Sci-Fi on the Sidings

Space, where everyone can hear you steam!

Unidentified flying objects have been spotted hovering over Heywood, Bury is full of Men in Black suits and we think we saw a Wookie in Ramsbottom, it must be Sci-Fi on the Sidings!

What’s Included

Aliens, superheroes, robots and more warp, beam, fly or simply walk onto the East Lancashire Railway as your favourite characters from comics, films and books arrive for a special themed weekend, featuring out of this world activities and attractions.

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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