There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 15th May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable
Family Fun Weekend

If you feel like skipping the bank holiday traffic why not take the family to our own Family Fun Weekend, 26 – 28 August, featuring a wide selection of fantastic events to see out the Summer. Whether unleashing your inner master builder in the Lego Pit, taking a Donkey Ride outside Bury Art Museum or absorbing some beach culture with Sand Art, there is bound to be something that strikes your fancy along the 12-mile line.

Activities at each station include:

Bury Bolton Street

  • Punch and Judy Shows
  • Face Painting

Bury Transport Museum

  • Lego Brick Pit and Model Exhibits
  • Miniature Railway and Donkey Rides


  • Sand Art
  • Balloon Modelling


  • Mini Golf
  • Face Painting

Standard fares apply, please note some activities may incur a small additional cost.

Why not book online and save 10% with the promo code “Family Fun”.

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