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Santa Specials

East Lancashire Railway
Event organized by East Lancashire Railway

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Christmas, that time of year when (hopefully) the world is covered in a blanket of snow, the children are too excited to sleep as they listen for the jingle of the sleigh and all of the family comes together to participate in festive cheer. And what better way to kick off the festive celebration than visiting the East Lancashire railway's popular Santa Specials?

What's Included:

*Take a steam train ride to Rawtenstall and back through the beautiful Irwell Valley
*Soak up the festive feeling provided by a traditional brass band and carol singing
*Say hello to costumed characters on your journey
*Be mersmerized by our on-board magician
*Meet Santa and his happy helpers as they make their way through the carriages giving a gift to each child
*Receive a biscuit and juice drink for children and a mince pie and festive tipple for grown-ups
*Hunt for hidden treasure in Bury Transport Museum with the Great Christmas treasure Hunt

Tickets must be purchased in advance, tickets will be available soon. For prices, times and to book visit:


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