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

Additional trains available for Santa Specials - 12 & 19 Dec, 17:30 - 

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Swash your buckle and shiver your timbers, a band of Scurvy Dogs have found a new target – The Train! Search for hidden treasure and try to capture and keelhaul the killer, all whilst enjoying some top grub and grog.

The menu features:

  • Tuscan Tuna & White Bean Salad with a mustard dill mousse
  • Sauteed Steak and Portobello Mushroom with a cracked peppercorn sauce
  • Woodland Forest Fruit Cheesecake with berry coulis and Chantilly cream

The Experience includes:

  • A Beautiful 2 and ¾ hour steam train ride through the Irwell Valley
  • A welcome glass of fizz
  • A three course meal followed by tea or coffee and after dinner chocolates
  • Murder Mystery entertainment by the award-winning After Dark Murder Mystery Events

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