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L&B | 18 May

“Give us an inch and we’ll build a mile!” The appeal to fund the complete extension to Parracombe Halt was launched at the L&B Spring Gala May 2022. The

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L&BR Trials Ecoal Update
L&B | 08 May

A quantity of the briquettes was offered free of charge for trialling by company secretary, Phil Thompson, who personally delivered the fuel to Woody Bay. 1.

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Railway Reopening April 9th 2022
L&B | 13 March

The exceptionally stormy weather in recent weeks has led to delays in our planned maintenance and also the construction of our new tearoom building. To ensure

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The L&B lays its first plastic sleepers
L&B | 07 February

Following last November's news report of the purchase of sustainable plastic sleepers for use on the L&B, I am able to report that the first installation

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A Record August for the L&BR
L&B | 10 September

Overall takings were up by over 60% and the number of passengers carried was over 13,000, an increase of 26%. The Trustees and Directors would like to record

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More Ground contamination tests carried out
L&B | 07 September

Trustee John Barton has sent us this report regarding the boring of trial pits to check for ground contamination. Click HERE to read more.

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