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Day Out With Thomas

Join Thomas the Tank Engine, the Fat Controller and all of their friends as they pay a visit to the East Lancashire Railway 29 April – 1 May for the first Day Out With Thomas event of 2017!

This fun filled day out for all the family includes:

  • Rides on Thomas
  • Meeting The Fat Controller, Percy, Mavis, Bulgy and Diesel
  • Performances by Rusty and Dusty, Sodor’s cheeky station sweepers
  • Unlimited travel on Steam and Diesel trains
  • Thomas Themed Activities in the Imagination Station, including tabletop games, colouring and Thomas films
  • Re-enactments of classic Thomas stories
  • Magic shows
  • Circus workshops
  • Face painting

Day Out With Thomas is an event the whole family can enjoy so avoid the queues and book now!

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