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Oct 24

Important Notice.

The Jacobite trips today are running as normal and will be hauled by a steam engine.

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The Pendle Dalesman - 10th October Trip

We would like to forewarn all passengers travelling from Bedford station on this trip that we have received notification that NewtorkRail will be refurbishing all lifts between 1st October and 2nd December 2018 - During this period there will be no step free access for the majority of the station. www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations_destinations/bdm.aspx

With this in mind we kindly ask that passengers with any mobility issues ensure they allow adequate time to be on the correct platform for this departure.


Further to yesterday’s communication, we have experienced a further setback, with the recent heavy rain Network Rail have been unable to carry out the necessary repairs to the line.

We are unable to take the Jacobite to Mallaig; however we are running the Jacobite service to Glenfinnan.

Passengers booked on today’s trip will be invited to join the train and enjoy this scenic journey with us.

There will be no charge for passengers travelling to Glenfinnan and all passengers will receive a full refund for tickets purchased today, no refund will be given for pre ordered food, drink, flowers etc.

further Informaion can be found on scotrail website.

Contact 01524 732100 or email bookings@westcoastrailways.net

The Jacobite: Important Notice - Posted 10th September 2018

All Jacobite trips to the 26th of October 2018 are running as scheduled. Please see the Jacobite home page for trip details

The Jacobite Home Page

British Transport Police: Important Notice.

Please note it is not only dangerous, it is an offence to walk on any part of the track, attracting a fine of upto £1,000 , there have been instances of people straying on to the track at Glenfinnan risking safety and a fine.

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