A joint venture between the Class 40 Preservation Society and The East Lancashire Railway

Saturday, 15th September 2018

A Charter Train Hauled By

60103 “FLYING SCOTSMAN”
Bury to Holyhead

(With the option to alight at Llandudno Junction to be transported to Llandudno for a 4 hour break)

Thank you to The West Coast Railway Company for facilitating this historic trip. Thank you also to Riley and Son of Heywood (custodians of Flying Scotsman) for making the locomotive available to the ELR. The trip has been organised to raise funds to help the railway purchase the Pacific Steam Locomotive number 34092 City of Wells.

Passengers on the Charter Train have 2 options when the train reaches Llandudno Junction. PLEASE STATE OPTION WHEN BOOKING.

OPTION 1

Road coaches arranged to take passengers from Llandudno Junction into LLANDUDNO TOWN for an approximate 4 hours break. Then return them to Llandudno Junction to rejoin the train for the journey back home.

OPTION 2

STAY ON THE TRAIN whilst FLYING SCOTSMAN travels along the North Wales Coast and across the Menai Straits into Anglesey for an approximate 2 hours leg stretch whilst the locomotive is serviced for the journey back home.

Your TICKET PRICE COVERS either the COACH JOURNEY TO LLANDUDNO  TOWN or the TRAIN JOURNEY to HOLYHEAD

THE ELR will operate A BUFFET service throughout the day selling a selection of hot and cold drinks, alcohol, sandwiches, & confectionery.

SEAT allocations: will be on a first come first served basis.

The scheduled set of coaching stock allocated for this Charter Train has 424 STANDARD Class seats and 84 FIRST CLASS seats of which there only 14 Tables for 2 available.

PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

Joining Points Depart Approx Return Approx
ELR Bury
07.15
20.30
Heywood
07.45
20.15
Manchester Victoria
08.30
19.40
Newton Le Willows
08.55
19.15
Warrington
09.10
19.00
Llandudno Junction
11.30
16.30
Holyhead
12.45
14.45
Ticket Prices Adult Junior
Booked by 30th June 2018 – Standard Class  £132.00 £95.00
Booked from 1st July 2018 – Standard Class  £142.00 £105.00
First Class Booked by 30th June 2018 £173.00 £133.00
First Class Booked from 1st July 2018 £183.00 £143.00

PLEASE NOTE: A Limited number of TABLES for 2 are available at an ADDITTIONAL PRICE of £20 per PERSON.

It would be REALLY HELPFUL if your PAYMENTS could be made DIRECT into The ELR Bank Account.

Sort Code: 01-00-04 Account No: 01088580

CHEQUES ARE accepted payable to: The East Lancashire Railway

To book your seat(s) on this special charter, please download the booking form here

You can also download the charter information sheet here

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