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Day Out With Thomas

Choo Choo! It’s almost that time again. Thomas the Tank Engine, the Fat Controller, Rusty and Dusty and friends are paying a visit to the East Lancashire Railway for the second time in 2019.

You won’t want to miss this fantastic family event. Your one time entry fee gets you access to all of the day’s activities, including:

  • Rides behind Thomas the Tank Engine himself
  • The Chance to meet the Fat Controller
  • Performances by Cheeky Station Sweepers Rusty and Dusty
  • Unlimited travel on steam and diesel trains
  • Thomas themed activities including tabletop games, colouring and Thomas films and more
  • Live re-enactments of classic Thomas stories
  • Magic shows and Circus Workshops

Everything gets started at 9:45am and finishes at 4pm.

Tickets cost £19.50 per adult, £12 per child, £38 per family (1 adult 2 children) £55 per family (2 adults, 2 children). Under 2s are free.

Find out more and book now.

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