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West Lancashire Light Railway

Station Road | Hesketh Bank, Preston PR4 6SP, England
+44 1772 815881
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Good Afternoon out and a decent pint!

Visited today for their open weekend, first visit in the last four years. Well worth the visit, and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Geoff C
St. Annes-on-Sea, United Kingdom
50th anniversary celebration

A small but perfectly formed attraction, the steam engines are beautiful. We spent a couple of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tarleton, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Station Road | Hesketh Bank, Preston PR4 6SP, England
+44 1772 815881
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited today for their open weekend, first visit in the last four years. Well worth the visit, and got a decent pint for £3.00 cannot be bad!!!

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A small but perfectly formed attraction, the steam engines are beautiful. We spent a couple of hours looking at the engines and a Meccano railway display in one of the sheds. The only disappointment of the visit was the train ride, others have commented on...More

Thank DietofNuts
Reviewed 1 week ago

A relatively small (in all senses) railway hidden away in a Lancashire village. A nice day out for a big kid.

Thank AJBlews
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going here since being little myself. It has become a bit of a tradition as we now come here with with my daughter and she loves it. Its not big or fancy but everyone is lovely very traditional Christmas Day out x

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Our first visit and surely not our last lovely railway run by volunteers who obviously love what that do . Made to feel special from minute we arrived and staff couldn't do more for us. Maybe not the biggest railway but one with a big...More

Thank paulmaureenandmolly
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the railway on Sunday with our 15 month old. It's only a small railway but it's very reasonably priced and with your ticket you can ride the train as many times as you like! The gentlemen/volunteers that were running it were very friendly...More

Thank Jones_Jollies
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I visited here after noticing signs on the main road advertising the steam railway gala and thought i might as well have a nosey as I only live a few miles away and have passed this place on numerous occasions over the years and never...More

Thank gazken1981
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Interesting place for a visit. Just a short run on a steam train, but lots of really enthusiastic volunteers who make the experience.

Thank cawleywood
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

West Lancs Railway is right on my doorstep and the place most visited when my nephew was younger and into Thomas Tank Engine. He is now nearly 15! I try and go regularly to support them and take my Yorkie Pippin who is 15 but...More

Thank JCroskell
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Called here on the way to Southport, easy to find. The booking office / gift shop / café, was manned by a gentleman who oozed passion about the railway, told us many interesting facts about the railway, engines and future plans. £3.00 buys a ticket...More

Thank Steve B
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