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Special Events 2020

Bridge the Gap!

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March 14 & 15: Local Residents Weekend
EX & TA postcode residents travel FREE - one round trip only perpeson, subject to available space
Tickets cannot be purchased in advance. Just turn up on the day with proof of residency - a service bill or similar and claim your FREE ride

March 22: Mothers Day
Mums travel FREE with one fare paying person

April 12: Easter Sunday Fun Day
Lots of fun things for kids to do FREE event (Although the event itself is free - fares still apply for train rides)

May 9 & 10: Spring Steam Up.
All our resident locos in steam - plus special trains, Real Ales, marquee attractions and more

June 21: Father's Day
Dads travel FREE with one fare paying person

September 26 & 27: 
Autumn Gala Several engines in steam, special trains, marquee attractions, real ale, and much more

November 8: Remembrance Sunday
When the railway honours the sacrifices of the fallen of past wars with a service of remembrance including a two-minute silence at 11am

December 12, 13, 19, 20, 22 - 24: Santa Specials
Every child wants to see Santa at Christmas but busy shops with long queues and hour-long waits to see Santa can quickly drain your Christmas cheer. So come to Woody Bay, were you can enjoy FREE parking and meet Santa where you can get into the real Christmas spirit and enjoy a truly magical experience. Please see leaflet or website for more details

December 29 - 3I,  January 1: Mince Pie Specials
Had too much television and being being stuck indoors over the festive period? Come to Woody Bay and blow the cobwebs away. Always plenty of seats available on our Mince Pie Specials so no need to book - just turn up.  A real coal fire awaits you. Enjoy a relaxing trip back in time in our vintage railway carriages behind one of our beautifully restored steam engines, over glorious Exmoor.  Every passenger receives a mince pie with our compliments.


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