There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 5th December 2020 using the Santa Specials 2020

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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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