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Just a line to say how much I enjoy your website - so do my two foster youngsters, Matthew and Selina. The kids have... continued
Terry - Scotland
A lovely place to visit on a damp day! Its lovely to come somewhere, where a dog is made so welcome!
Macmanard Family - Leicester
Four of us had lunch at the Woody bay station cafe while we were waiting to take a trip on the train during the 2nd... continued
Joan Samuels - North Devon
I just loved all the enthusiasm of the people running the railway and station.
Mrs Valerie Watts - Swindon, Wiltshire
Great - Keep up the good work! v. impressed by everything!
Mr & Mrs Love - Heattfield, East Sussex
After recently visiting the L&BR, with your commitment to recreate as far as possible this beautiful railway's... continued
MPS - Leicestershire
Last rode the train from Lynton to Blackmoor in 1929! Good to be back
Peter Read - Bristol
A really great place to visit. Good outing for all the family
Carol and Colin Silk - Gravesend
Lovely railway. Lunch was great - Cream Tea was even better!
Simon, Amanda and Amelia Wilson - Loughborough
We have had a really lovely day at Woody Bay Station.  Rode to Killington Lane - walked to the Fox and Goose - returned... continued
Jane and John Hadley - Ludlow

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The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Trust has formed the L&B Blackmoor Company plc with an intention for it to issue shares, and to acquire and run the Old Station House Inn pub, restaurant and surrounding property. The Inn was the former Blackmoor Station.

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SANTA SPECIALS - Saturday & Sunday
and Thursday & Friday next week 

500,000th passenger travelled on the 13-30 train Wednesday October 25th!

At 964 feet above sea level, Woody Bay is the highest railway station in Southern England

Home of the World's newest steam engine LYN



GALA DAYS 11 DVD featuring LYN

available NOW!


We are hard at work on the project to extend the railway to Blackmoor, Wistlandpound and eventually back to Lynton

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

But why has it taken so long? CLICK HERE to find the answer

Did you know that having a heritage railway nearby significantly boosts the local economy?

Social Enterprise in Action
More than eighty years after its closure in 1935, you can once more board a train of original L&B carriages at England's highest narrow-gauge railway station - the delightfully named Woody Bay Station - 1,000 feet up on wild Exmoor.
Operated almost entirely by volunteers, we are a "non-profit" organisation owned by its members with the mission to fully restore the legendary Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

 

Leader4, defra and EU logos - Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
2007 - 2013: Europe investing in Rural Areas

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