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Mince Pie Specials

12 December, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

As a Christmas treat, travel onboard our mince pie special trains!
Ride the rails onboard our festive steam train. Although Father Christmas can’t join us at the railway this year we invite you to come and enjoy a scrumptious mince pie and hot chocolate as you travel. The Christmas spirit is alive in your carriage with tinsel, twinkles and music playing, all you need to bring is your own festive cheer!!
Tickets can ONLY be purchased online, visit
If anyone within your group requires wheelchair access please contact us on 015395 31594 is discuss availability.
Maximum of 6 people per booking.
Every person travelling MUST book a ticket, including children of any age.
If you have more than 6 in your family group/bubble then you will need to place multiple bookings and you will not be seated together.
We are not accepting bookings from tier 3- sorry.
Seats will be allocated allowing us to comply with strict social distancing rules.
Face coverings must be worn at all times onboard the train.
HOW IT WORKS…You are able to pick your own departure times for a return journey, allowing you more flexibility. You may start your journey from any station. You can only purchase Adult or Child tickets, there are currently no family tickets available. Upon purchasing your ticket you will receive an email confirmation followed by an e-ticket. You do not need to redeem this ticket at the railway. The ticket will tell you times and which carriage and seats are allocated to your family.
Adult £10
Child £5
*Show your train ticket at Haverthwaite Tea Room, for your scrumptious take-away mince pie and hot drink before or after your journey.*


12 December, 2020
10:30 am - 3:30 pm


Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway
Haverthwaite Station
Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 8AL United Kingdom
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