East Lancashire Railway Preservation Society


On Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd March the ELR will be holding a Recruitment Weekend, alongside the Residents' Weekend. Four departments will be promoted in particular, with stands staffed by members of those departments. Held at Bury Bolton Street Station, the four departments will be the Steam Locomotive Department, the Diesel Locomotive Department, the Signals Operations Department and the Guards' Department.

Come along and find out what's involved in being a working volunteer on the East Lancashire Railway.


Tuesday 14th April is the Society's 47th AGM.

It starts at 7:30 pm prompt in the Elizabethan Rooms of Bury Town Hall

Admission is by current membership card for 2015 only (or by a current 3 yr card which includes 2015)