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Thursday 30th June, 
Friday 1st and 
Saturday 2nd July
Under a week to go! The Summer Diesel Gala takes place Thursday 30th June to Saturday 2nd July with a solid three days entertainment. Pre-Book Tickets Available Now!

Roster Timetable

(Updated 25/06/2002)

We're delighted to announce Trans Pennine Express 68031 has been added to the line-up joining 60046 (DCR), 20096 & 20107 (Courtesy of LSL), 26007 (Courtesy of Victor Korzeniewicz) and 37703 (Courtesy of HNRC). Sincere thanks to all who have helped with visiting locos and their support for our event.

An intensive All-Diesel timetable will be in operation on all three days plus the evening Beer-Ex on both Friday and Saturday nights. Diesel diagram on Sunday 3rd July as well, traction to be confirmed.

Bury-Ramsbottom Shuttles - Some of these will feature a Loco Hauled Freight Consist on Friday and Saturday with Brakevan travel available - Just 22 places per trip. Tickets now available.

Driver Experience runs will also be available around Bury Station limits with Shunting Locos throughout the event. More to follow soon.

Class 28 'Cobo' D5705 will be on display in the Bay at Bury (South end of Plaform 2) with members of the restoration team available to discuss the project and give tours where possible.

Discounted Pre-Book Tickets can be bought online now, or pick up a ticket on the day.

We're looking forward to a fantastic weekend. We hope to see you there! In the meantime, regular weekend running continues, see the Loco Roster for details.

TPE Class 68 DCR Class 60 2x Class 20 26007 37703
Event Details
Traction will be drawn from the following pool of locos. A 'per-day' running schedule will be added shortly.

Visiting Traction
20096 & 20107* (LSL)
26007 (Victor Korzeniewicz)
37703 (HNRC)
60046* (DC Rail)
and 68031* (TPE)
* Subject to availability.

Home Fleet
104, 105, 122 and 144 DMUs, D9531, D5054, 25279, 33109, 37109, D345, D832, 45108, 47765 and 50015.
Unfortunately 56006 has had to retire from the line-up.

The unique Class 28 'Cobo' D5705 will also be on display in the Bay at Bury (South end of Plaform 2).

Roster Timetable / Tickets

Whilst not a gala day, the diesel diagram will operate on Sunday 3rd July, traction to be confirmed.

Bookings
Discounted Pre-Book Tickets can be bought online now, or pick up a ticket on the day.

Information
Please see the ELR Website for full details plus general terms and conditons. Information on Social Distancing measures can be found on the Covid Safety Page - Stay Safe All!

Shuttles between Bury and Ramsbottom - Some Loco Hauled Freight Consists on Friday and Saturday with Brakevan travel available - Just 22 places per trip. Tickets now available (£10 Suppliment).

Evening running with the Friday and Saturday Beer-Ex.

All workings subject to availability. Every effort will be made to ensure rostered locos or units are available and running to the advertised timetable. The ELR reserves the right to cancel or terminate any service or use alternative motive power without prior notice.

We hope to see as many of you as possible, faces old and new.
Stay Safe all!
Diesel Events

See the ELR Website for the full running schedule and travel instructions.

Event Date(s)
Summer Diesel Gala Thursday 30th June, Friday 1st
and Saturday 2nd July
Autumn Diesel Gala Friday 16th, Saturday 17th and
Sunday 18th September
DMU Weekend Saturday 12th and
Sunday 13th November
ELR Gradient Profile
The East Lancashire Railway has some substantial gradients, the PDF Gradient Profile document details these and mileage info. Click the image below to view or download.

Learn more about the ELR route and operations at the About The Line page.

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)
Summer Diesel Gala Thursday 30th June, Friday 1st
and Saturday 2nd July
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 6th and
Sunday 7th August
Autumn Diesel Gala Friday 16th, Saturday 17th and
Sunday 18th September
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 1st and
Sunday 2nd October
DMU Weekend Saturday 12th and
Sunday 13th November

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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