LITTLE ones can get on track to a world of fantasy and adventure at the East Lancashire Railway today.

It is running a two-hour fairytale experience giving free rein to imagination on a return journey to Rawtenstall.

This interactive adventure will see youngsters and their families joining colourful characters on a steam train ride, during which they will take part in a host of entertaining activities to complete the story. Included are lots of princess-themed activities and plenty of photo opportunities.

The magical gems of Storybook Land have been stolen by a marauding gang of maleficent malcontents, and your favourite fairy-tale characters need you to join the quest to get them back. Can you learn the knightly know how and the prized princess skills you need to rescue everyone’s happily ever afters.?

For times and tickets please visit the website at or telephone 0333 320 2830.