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The 14s@50 weekend, celebrating 50 years of the Class 14 'Teddy Bears', was a great success. Thanks to everyone who came along and supported the event - it's fair to say that Saturday night will remain in everyone's memories!

14s-at-50.com - #14sAT50

The Autumn Diesel Gala will be our next big diesel event, Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th September 2014, preceeded on the Friday Night by our Diesel Diner with D7076 on the 26th.

We hope to see some of your photos and videos from the year's events through the usual channels, send your photos and links .. @elrdiesel on Twitter

Date Loco(s)
Wednesday 30th July DMU
Thursday 31st July DMU
Friday 1st August DMU
Saturday 2nd August Thomas D1501
Sunday 3rd August Thomas D95xx-x2
Wednesday 6th August DMU
Thursday 7th August DMU
Friday 8th August DMU

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 »