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12/07/2024
Roster Changes: 3rd and 4th August Thomas now 40012 on Steam Service train and D5054 on Thomas Train, Friday 9th August now D5054 (Was D9531) Friday 30th August now 40012 (Was 37109)

Thank-you to all who came along for the Summer Diesel Gala and additional running day today. It's been a brilliant 4 days and we're looking forward to seeing your photos and videos through the usual channels!

The Diesel Group are most grateful as ever to the ELR volunteers and staff for their efforts in the run up to and during the event, we cannot do it without you. Cheers All!

Finally, special thanks to Kozzy Rail, Freightliner and HNRC for their assistance with visiting traction and crews.

26007 is staying with us for the Summer and will be running on Sundays 11th and 25th August plus 8th September.


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Dates Loco(s)
Saturday 13th July 25279
Sunday 14th July 25279
(Friday 19th July) (45108)
Saturday 20th July 45108
Sunday 21st July D5054
Wednesday 24th July 105 DMU
Thursday 25th July 105 DMU
Friday 26th July 37109
Saturday 27th July 37109
Sunday 28th July 37109
Wednesday 31st July DMU
Thursday 1st August DMU
Friday 2nd August D5054
Saturday 3rd and
Sunday 4th August
Thomas inc
D5054 and 40012

See the Roster Page for more
including timetable links

ELR Events

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.

Event Date(s)
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August
Autumn Diesel Gala Friday 13th and Saturday 14th September
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October
Autumn Steam Gala Friday 11th, Saturday 12th
and Sunday 13th October
DMU Weekend Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November

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.

ELR Website
Check out the ELR Website for the full event schedule.
ELR Contacts

Telephone: 0333 320 2830
Address: East Lancashire Railway
Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street
Bury, BL9 0EY

www.elrps.co.uk
www.eastlancsrailway.org.uk
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