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  • Worth Valley Spring Gala

    Worth Valley Spring GalaThe Worth Valley has confirmed that the Trusts coaches will be used as part of the vintage train service at ...
  • 752 Passes Steam Test

    752 Passes Steam TestLocomotive No.752 passed its final boiler inspection this afternoon (16/12/19). Having been signed off the locomotive was coupled to a ...
  • 752 to feature in TV series

    752 is to feature in TV series STEAM TRAIN BRITAIN which is to be shown on the Yesterday channel, a ...
  • 2019 Annual General Meeting

    The meeting was held in the Conference Room of the East Lancashire Railway at Baron Street, Bury and was well ...
  • 752 can run under own steam

    In the middle of October work on 752 was advanced such that it was able to move under its own ...
  • Brake 1474 – work on suspension

    Bogie Brake 1474 has been the subject of investigation and repairs to the bogie springing during 2019. This has ...
  • Carriages in NETFLIX filming

    Our six-wheel carriages 279 and 1507 together with the Bogie Brake 1474 were used under a contract with a production ...
  • Vintage Trains June and July 2019

    Our 2 six-wheelers 279 and 1507 together with Club Carriage 47 were used for six Sundays between 9th June and ...
  • Royal Visit by Duke of Kent May 2019

    On 31st May 2019 our Club Carriage 47 was used in a Worth Valley Service train to carry their Patron, ...
  • L&YR Saloon 12 rescued

    L&YR Saloon 12 rescued In the last ON TRUST we advised that we had inspected Saloon 12 which had been owned by the late ...
  • 752 back on wheels

    In recent months the trustees have accepted a proposal from the East Lancashire Railway regarding the accelerated reassembly of Saddletank 752 by ...