There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 14th December 2019 using the Santa Specials Timetable 2019

Due to popular demand, Father Christmas has made additional Santa Trains available - 

Book Now for the 5pm and 5:50pm trains on the 19th and 20th December 2019 »

Liam Barnes Dining

Step on board our traditional Pullman style carriages and be transported back in time to an age where to dine by train was the height of sophistication. Enjoy first class service and fine dining behind one of our historic steam engines whilst you voyage through charming Lancastrian countryside.

We offer a wide range of options, from silver service four course meals and murder mysteries to quintessentially British Afternoon Teas, comedy nights, spirit tasting and more!

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