There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 1st May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable

Spring Steam Gala

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    Caption: 51456 by Stewart Rowland

    Springtime Steam

    Welcome to the East Lancashire Railway’s first steam event of the new-year. Our home fleet locomotives will be running all weekend.

    What’s Included

    Enjoy intensive all steam passenger services during the event. The following locomotives have been confirmed:

    • GWR Pannier tank 6412 appearing with special thanks to the South Devon Railway
    • Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Loco 752 running as 51456 - Her first fare paying passenger train since 1982, after a long restoration project
    • Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Class A 52322
    • Hunslet 2890 0-6-0 "Douglas"
    • LMS Stanier Class 5 4-6-0 44871
    • BR Standard Class 4 2-6-4T 80097
    • MSC 32 "Gothenburg"

    Dates, times and tickets

    The East Lancashire Railway will be running a special event fare and timetable.

    Book online and save up to 10% (not including postage)

    Online prices 

      Adult  Concession  Child  Family (2 adults and 3 children) 
    One Day Rover  £27  £24.30  £17.55  £69.30 
    Two Day Rover £45.45  £40.95  £29.70  N/A
    Three Day Rover  £60.30  £54  £39.14  N/A 

    On The Day Prices

      Adult  Concession  Child  Priv Rover  Family (2 adults and 3 children) 
    One Day Rover  £30  £27  £19.50  £16.50 £77 
    Two Day Rover £50.50  £45.50  £33  N/A  N/A 
    Three Day Rover  £67  £69  £43.50  N/A  N/A 

    Important Information And Getting Here

    The booking office, gift shop and buffet are open from approximately 10am – 4pm. The Trackside Bar will also be open from 1030am – 12am (Friday), 09:30am – 12am (Saturday).

    We recommend beginning your journey at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to get there, as well as a helpful guide to local transportation links and parking spaces, please visit our Getting Here page.

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