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Class 47 Pioneer, 47401 'North Eastern', is now added to the list for the Summer Diesel Gala which also will see 37418 East Lancashire Railway return to service. More details at the Events Page.

We're delighted to announce the NRM Royal 47, 47798 'Prince William' will be the traction for the 4th of July Diesel Diner. More details here.

50015, D335 and D1501 are visiting the Nene Valley Diesel Gala, 16th-18th of May, along with 37324 'Clydebridge'. Event details here.

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Date Loco(s)
Sunday 20th April D9009
Monday 21st April D9009
Wednesday 23rd April DMU
Thursday 24th April DMU
Friday 25th April DMU
Saturday 26th April D9531
Sunday 27th April D9531
Saturday 3rd of May to Monday 5th of May Thomas

For the full roster list click here

Drive one of our ex-British Railways mainline locos from the ELR fleet. Freight and passenger courses are available.

Have a go yourself or buy as a special gift .. more details »

The East Lancashire Railway Diesel Group incorporates all of the many resident diesel locomotive and DMU owners, individuals or groups, as well as other volunteers based at the ELR .. more »
You don't need any special skills to join us, so if you have a few hours to spare read on for details .. more »