There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 23rd March 2019 using the Blue Timetable 2019

Important Information: Due to refurbishment, The Trackside will not be serving food from 15th March - 29th March. - 

The kitchen will re-open on 30th March. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Sci-Fi on the Sidings
    Sci-Fi on the Sidings
  • Scotsman in Steam on the ELR
    Scotsman in Steam on the ELR
  • Scenic Railcar Weekend
    Scenic Railcar Weekend
  • Halloween Ghost Trains
    Halloween Ghost Trains
  • Locomotives
  • Burrs Country Park
    Burrs Country Park
  • A Pirate Adventure
    A Pirate Adventure
  • A Princess Adventure
    A Princess Adventure
  • Flying Scotsman at the ELR
    Flying Scotsman at the ELR
  • Group Experiences
    Group Experiences
  • Bus 188 Restoration
    Bus 188 Restoration
  • Family Fun Weekend with Peppa Pig
    Family Fun Weekend with Peppa Pig
  • Winter at the ELR
    Winter at the ELR
  • Day Out With Thomas
    Day Out With Thomas
  • Awards and opening ceremonies
    Awards and opening ceremonies
  • Fundraising
  • Drive a Train Experiences
    Drive a Train Experiences
  • Volunteering
  • Summerseat
  • Springtime Steam
    Springtime Steam
  • Santa Specials
    Santa Specials
  • Red Rose Diners
    Red Rose Diners
  • Rawtenstall
  • Ramsbottom
  • Rail Ale Trail
    Rail Ale Trail
  • Photography Courses
    Photography Courses
  • Murder Mystery Night
    Murder Mystery Night
  • Lancastrian Lunch
    Lancastrian Lunch
  • Irwell Vale
    Irwell Vale
  • Heywood
  • Halloween Ghost Trains
    Halloween Ghost Trains
  • Diesels in Summer
    Diesels in Summer
  • Confectioners and Afternoon Cream Teas
    Confectioners and Afternoon Cream Teas
  • Bury Transport Museum
    Bury Transport Museum
  • Bury
  • 1940s Weekend
    1940s Weekend
  • Dining with Distinction
    Dining with Distinction
  • The East Lancashire Railway
    The East Lancashire Railway

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