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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
Website is great, trains run into the winter, the cafe is super, the atmosphere is spot on.  Given the resources to... continued
TD - London
I love it here. I come nearly every year and each year gets better and better.
Kyle Astbury - Chester
I just wanted to let you know how much I love your website. Its updated really frequently and following my two visits... continued
Andy - Havant
Brings back memories of how it all used to be in England!
Paul Mona - Tasmania, Aus.
Wonderful - good to see it blossom over the years
Sheena and Tony Lee - Basildon
Excellent, I love it here. So did my brother Aaron.
Charlie Hodsdon - Reading
Me and the kids have loved it, not expensive and something for everyone, very helpful and friendly staff. Thank you... continued
Tina Bluden - Beal, North Yorkshire
A treat and a surprise. Thank you and every good wish for the future.
Clifford and Morag Bradley - Bedfordshire

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The Last Narrow-Gauge Railway Adventure

 

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

All our trains are Steam Hauled

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

CLICK HERE - to read how


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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