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Loco Roster updated through until the end of September, 7/8th April and 8th May now 50015 and don't forget the highly anticipated return of 37109 on 13/14 May following body repairs and repaint into Trainload Metals livery.

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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Dates Loco(s)
Saturday 1st April 47765
Sunday 2nd April 33109
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 D9531

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)
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

Covid Safety
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.

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

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