WWII train at Ramsbottom, Lancashire, UK. 25th May, 2014. British waretime Police and steam Train driver at the East Lancashire Railway’s award-winning 1940s Weekend. The East Lancashire Railway on a “war footing” re-enactments, and vehicle displays. The highly popular 1940s Wartime Weekend, is now in its 16th year with visitors enjoying a full programme, with activities at various locations between Bury Bolton Street Station, the Transport Museum and Rawtenstall.