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West Lancashire Light Railway

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took Our grandson to meet Santa, all the staff are very helpful, friendly and enthusiastic. Short train ride to meet Santa with mince pies and mulled wine included, And a present from Santa for the children. Small gift shop with lots of books on trains....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 698davef
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the children on the Santa train. Thoroughly enjoyed our little trip. The presents for the children were very good quality. Adults enjoyed the mulled wine and mince pies. Will defiantly return next year.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank madmand
Reviewed 21 October 2018

come on down and have a steam filled adventure with all of the family at west Lancashire light railway the only light railway in Lancashire i strongly recommend that you come on down with your family and enjoy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jack R
Reviewed 25 September 2018

we visited here and had a very enjoyable hour. The railway track is only a short distance and only takes about 10 minutes to travel it. You can however travel as many times as you like on your ticket. The staff are delightful and obviously...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank pauliner451
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Please go with an open mind. It's only a little place staffed by volunteers. Buy a ticket for unlimited rides on the little steam train. My 4 year old grandson loved it. Summer Gala, so a bouncy castle, little fair ride for the little ones....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank scouse_mouse_2000uk
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We called in for only 15 minutes to see what was going on. It was "Strawberry Festival" and the place was busy with young and old enjoying the beautiful day. We were warmly welcomed and peeped into the shed and saw the little train full...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank June B
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit in Hesketh Bank. The station and setup is really quaint, and the railway has an insightful and inspiring history behind it.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank alexanderlexijones
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Visited as part of a private party with sole use of the railway for the day. The volunteers were more than welcoming gave us full access to the site and there collect of locomotives. The main running line was approx. 1/4 mile in length which...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Went on 17.12.17. There were 4 adults and 2 children age 6 and 16 months old. We stood in a queue then were separated from sitting together as people decided not to put their children on their knees but to let them take up a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
5  Thank shelley k
Reviewed 14 August 2017

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!!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Geoff C
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