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Lynton & Lynmouth Music Festival

Jul
04
2007
This year was the first year that the railway has been involved in the Lynton & Lynmouth music festival. We are pleased to be able to say that the event was a fantastic success and undoubtedly one of the most successful events that the railway has hosted.
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Merstham Model Steam Show

May
21
2007
Over the weekend of Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th May 2007, we once again on hand with our Sales Stand at the Merstham Model Steam Show.
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Martyn de Young

May
15
2007
Name: Martyn de Young
Age: 47 From: Kent
Department: Local Support Group

I first discovered the joys of the L&B, almost by chance, in about 1988, and have been involved since then. Personal circumstances limit the time I can spend in Devon, but I have been able to help with several generations of the official L&B Web site, and I am Secretary of the Kent Support Group
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Steven Armitage

May
15
2007

Name: Steven Armitage
Age:
14 From: Oxfordshire
Department:
Permanent Way

I was first interested in volunteering when I became a member because I like doing practical work. I have worked on many areas of the railway, but track laying was certainly the most fun.

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Bernie Dobson

May
15
2007

Name: Bernie Dobson
Age: 53 From: Sussex
Department: Ops (Trainee Guard)

Railways have always been in my blood, as my late father was a signalman, but narrow gauge has been my favourite. Very early in my life I was captivated by the story of the L&B, and a return to Minehead in 1997 gave me the chance to follow the course of the line in a sort of pilgrimage.

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Graham Bendell

May
15
2007

Name: Graham Bendell
Age:
54 From: North Dorset
Department:
Permanent Way

I have been a member, apart from a break in the mid - late 80s, for 25 years and participated in the first working parties at Cricket Field Lane, Parracombe in the early 80s.

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Bluebell Railway Collectors Fair

Apr
23
2007
On Sunday 22nd April 2007, Phil Rawstron, Paul Gower and Chris Dadson attended the Bluebell Railway's Collectors Fair at Horsted Keynes with the Surrey Group's Sales Stand.
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Surrey Install Woody Water Tank

Apr
08
2007
Members of the Surrey Area Group have completed another successful working week at Woody Bay.
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