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Spring Gala

Can you help our Car Park Crew direct people and give them a friendly welcome?

The May Gala event is Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May.  Once again will be operating Park-and-Ride from Caffyns Halt for most of the parking, reserving the limited parking at Woody Bay for our disabled visitors. The bus will be in operation both days ferrying visitors to and from our railway.

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Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Buttons



The L&B has the opportunity to have a batch of uniform buttons made as exact replicas of the original 25mm diameter version.

As well as being a very attractive and collectable item, they will also add the finishing touch to Guards, Porters, Drivers, Firemen, Station Masters and other staff uniforms.

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Easy Money for the L&B Railway Trust


L&BR Trust Member David Cameron has some thoughts regarding fundraising:

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Work in Progress: 20th April



Roadworks TriangleStill busy and still Easter Holidays (for some)!

This weeks report comes from Nigel Thompson:

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Heljan Manning Wardles LATEST


Latest news from Heljan

"Lynton & Barnstaple 9950 - 9952 update

Having recently returned from our vendor in China, we are able to update you on the anticipated delivery date for these models.

The initial production run should arrive mid-May with the remainder arriving early in June.

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Fireman from Australia's Puffing Billy Railway to visit Woody Bay




Puffing Billy Railway volunteer for over 25 years, Dan Gilliland is heading over to the UK in May to help out at Woody Bay Station from the 7th of May till the 16th of May so will be here during our Spring Gala.

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Work in Progress: 13th April



Roadworks TriangleNot exactly a Spring day and a bit chilly to begin with!

This weeks report by Dorset regular Graham Bendell

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Work in Progress: 6th April



Roadworks TriangleSpring, sunshine, signalling and grease!

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100 Club March Draw



100 Club


The latest L&BRT 100 Club winners have been announced:
See HERE for details. 


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Work in Progress: 30th March



Roadworks TriangleMixed weather today.

Dorset based Graham Bendell has at last managed to get back to Woody Bay. Within 5 minutes of arriving he was asked to prepare the report for the day. So here it is.

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Corporate Supporters - Where to Stay

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