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Excellent, well run railway!
The Brown Clan - Tamworth, Staffordshire
Absolutely wonderful. To travel first class in style was brilliant.
Jenny Saxon and Chris Rutter - Nantyffyllon, Maesteg, South Wales
Absolutely wonderful - a tremendous achievement.
Daphne Wheaton - Wilstead, Beds
An excellent day. Very friendly. Best wishes for the extension.
Brian and Carol Hunt - Mansfield
Perfect perfect what a lovely place. Train, everything, perfect.
J Young
Having booked 21 adults and 15 children in for a Santa Special, I would like to say thank you for a great morning -... continued
Claire - Barnstaple
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
My Grandfathers favourite railway 1930.  "Perchance to rise again". It will happen
Charlie and Ali Ridley - Cumbria
Excellent, I love it here. So did my brother Aaron.
Charlie Hodsdon - Reading
Very cosy station, great welcome, lovely train journey.
Mr and Mrs Davies - Rhymney, South Wales

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The Last Narrow-Gauge Railway Adventure

We are open and operating trains on Tuesdays and Wednesdays only throughout November and December - Santa Specials excepted.

Please note changes to the times of the afternoon trains

See our online timetable for further details


Last few Rowley Moor timeshares remaining - don't miss out
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We are hard at work on the project to extend the railway to Blackmoor, Wistlandpound and eventually back to Lynton, but why is it taking so long? CLICK HERE to find out.


HELP US TO MAKE THE RAILWAY LONGER

For less than the price of a cuppa you can help us make this happen

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

The World awaits the Possible Dream

 More than 78 years after the railway's closure, you can once more board a train of original L&B coaches at England's highest narrow-gauge railway station - the delightfully named Woody Bay Station - 1,000 feet up on wild Exmoor.
 
Run almost entirely by volunteers, we are a "non-profit" organisation owned by its Members with the mission to fully restore as much as we can of the legendary Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

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

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Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
2007 - 2013: Europe investing in Rural Areas

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