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Download our latest press releases to find out the latest news from the railway.

Press ReleaseDate ReleasedImages
New Wheelchair Accessible Carriage Launches at East Lancashire Railway w/c 25 July 2016 Download
Steam into Summer at the East Lancs Railway w/c 18 July 2016 Download
East Lancs Railway Receives Defibrillator Donation w/c 6 June 2016 Download
The ELR Recognised with the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service for 2016 w/c 30 May 2016 Download
All Aboard the Chattanooga Choo Choo for the East Lancs Railway's 1940s Weekend w/c 16 May 2016 Download
East Lancs Railway's Sci-Fi Event is Out of this World w/c 11 April 2016 Download
Forget Time Travel. It's All About Train Travel with New Sci-Fi Event w/c 6 April 2016 Download
Egg-Citing Times Ahead at the East Lancashire Railway w/c 21 March 2016 Download
Flying Scotsman Fever as Thousands Welcome World Famous Loco to North West w/c 18 January 2016 Download

Please click the download link, adjacent to the relevant press release, for a selection of accompanying images.

Please contact Kate Walker, Marketing Manager at the East Lancashire Railway via kate@eastlancsrailway.org.uk or 0161 764 6762 for copies of high resolution images, press passes and further information.

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