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Whisky Chaser

Dates for this event

  • 1st January 2021
Whisky Chaser

Auld lang time to ride on a train!

Steam into 2021 in style on board a steam hauled train, complete with a dash of whisky, compliments of the ELR!

What’s included

The East Lancashire Railway will be running special New Year’s Day passenger services, featuring an immaculately restored steam engine. The best part? Every adult passenger will receive a tot of whisky with every hot drink they purchase on the train (subject to availability, the East Lancashire Railway encourages responsible drinking).

Dates, times and tickets

The East Lancashire Railway will be running standard fares and timetables. For more information visit our Fares page. A timetable will be made 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.

Notices and promotions

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  • Flying Scotsman Returns
  • Dining 2020 and 2021

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