The West Lancashire Light Railway

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THE WEST LANCASHIRE 
LIGHT RAILWAY


LANCASHIRE'S ONLY NARROW GAUGE RAILWAY


 


Welcome to our website!

Our railway is a narrow-gauge passenger-carrying line in the village of Hesketh Bank, between Southport and Preston. 


It features locomotives, wagons and other 
equipment from long-gone industrial sites in 
Lancashire, other parts of the UK and overseas. 


We run steam trains on Sundays and Bank Holidays between April and October.


We also hold special event days, including galas, Teddy Bears’ Outings and Santa Specials.



Come and have a ride on our railway!



We will be delighted to see you, and you will be helping to preserve a valuable part of our industrial heritage.


Click the links at the top to find out more.

STRAWBERRIES AND STEAM!


June 19th was our Strawberries and


Steam Day!


Read the photo story here




Our next special event is the 

Summer Steam Weekend

6th & 7th August

See you there!

 


A new event for 2016 - Volunteers Open Day!


Saturday September 24th


Come and learn about being a volunteer!


More details are here



** News page updat
ed May 19th **


** Message Board updated April 23rd **




WE'VE BEEN AWARDED A

 

HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND 


GRANT!



MORE DETAILS HERE


 

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