Following an agreement with GM Fire Service, Class 144 Pacer, 144009, has now joined the operational DMU Fleet. Classmate 144010 in now destined for the Fire Training Centre. More details on the Fleet Page.
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|Saturday 1st April||47765|
|Sunday 2nd April||
|Friday 7th April||50015|
|Saturday 8th April||50015|
|Sunday 9th April||DMU|
|Monday 10th April||DMU|
|Saturday 15th April||33109|
|Sunday 16th April||33109|
|Saturday 22nd April||D832|
|Sunday 23rd April||
See the Roster Page
including timetable links
There are a wide range of events at the East Lancashire Railway ranging from Family and Education, Re-enactments, Sci-Fi, Transport and Collector's Fairs.
Selected events are shown below. See the ELR Website for the full event schedule.
|1940s Weekend||Saturday 27th to Monday 29th May|
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 29th, Sunday 30th April
and Monday 1st May
|Summer Diesel Gala||Thursday 29th, Friday 30th June and
Saturday 1st July
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th August|
|Autumn Diesel Gala||Friday 15th and
Saturday 16th September
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 30th September and
Sunday 1st October
|Autumn Steam Gala||Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and
Sunday 15th October
Whilst Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted, the ELR encourage passengers observe sensible social distancing precautions. See the ELR Website for the latest details.
All events subject to availability
While every effort will be made to ensure events take place as advertised, rostered locos or units are available and running to the advertised timetable, the ELR reserves the right to cancel or terminate without prior notice.