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Another happy couple on the ELR

Steam trains, they have a romantic magic all their own don't they? From fateful close encounters to tearful goodbyes, the power of these machines of yesteryear have been the coal in the firebox of a many a happy couple. That's why the East Lancashire Railway is proud to provide a list of fantastic gift ideas for Valentine's day!


Surprise your intended with a table for two on a Dining Experience, basking in the intimately muted light of an opulent Oriental Express style carriage. Or you could create memories to last a lifetime and perfect the art of the "couple's selfie" on a Photography Course along the beautiful railway line. For the truly adventurous, treat your sweetheart to a Drive a Train Experience and live the thrill of stepping behind the controls of a genuine heritage steam or diesel locomotive.


These are just a few of the many ways to celebrate your love on the East Lancs, so take a look at our list of ideas.


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