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Surrey Group

Surrey Group’s aim is to provide a local social platform for likeminded L&B enthusiasts by organising local meetings, social events at our base at Mizens’ Railway as well as opportunities to visit other places of interest. Many of these get-togethers are not only open to our members, family and friends but also anyone who is interested in the events themselves.

As a regular occurrence, we take our well-stocked L&BR sales stand to railway events and exhibitions throughout the year which helps to promote the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway and raise funds towards its restoration.

Please contact us if you would like to join us, you will be most welcome.


To get in touch please click HERE (link sends email).

News, Stories and Forthcoming Events for the Surrey Support Group

Another successful show at the Rail Enthusiasts Club in Woking

Sep
19

Once again Surrey Group had an opportunity to represent the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway when they attended the Rail Enthusiasts Club event at the weekend.

Thanks to Hugh for co-ordinating helpers despite his incapacity following a recent accident and to Alan, Barry, Chris, Jan and Phil for manning the stand, also to David who attended on Saturday and gave assistance.

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Report of the illustrated talk regarding the Baie de Somme Railway

Aug
07

Many thanks to Michael Bunn on his presentation on the Baie de Somme Railway held at Mizens Saturday 3rd August 2019.

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‘The Baie de Somme Railway’ by Michael Bunn - Guest Speaker Event

Jul
28

A reminder that on Saturday 3rd August at 2:00 pm Michael Bunn will be giving a presentation on the development of the metre-gauge network of lines around the Baie de Somme estuary on the Picardy coast of northern France.

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List of Surrey Group secondhand books now available

Jul
20

We have now produced a database of the remaining donated and bequeathed books that the Lynton and Barnstaple Surrey Group have received.  

Rather than pricing these up and selling them we have decided to make them available for donations.  As a registered charity, the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway is able to claim gift-aid on donations so we felt this was a better way to increase the coffers.

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Surrey Group Meeting: Saturday 3rd August

Jul
09

Our next Area Support Group meeting will be held on Saturday 3rd August when a talk will be given by Michael Bunn on The Baie de Somme Railway.

Commencing at 2pm, the meeting will be held in the Clubhouse at: Woking Miniature Railway (aka Mizens Railway)Barrs Lane, Knaphill, Surrey GU21 2JW

All members of the L&BR Trust along with guests and visitors are welcome to attend. There is ample FREE off-road parking available and refreshments will be available

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Surrey Group Social, Saturday 15th June

Jun
04

On Saturday 15th June a few of us are visiting The Kempton Steam Museum for one of their steaming days as well as The Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway.

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Notification of Surrey Group AGM

Apr
15
  Our next meeting will be on  
 

27th April 2019

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Surrey Group - dates for your diary

Mar
01

Details of events and exhibitions we will be attending plus a planned outing to the Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway and Kempton Steam Museum.

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It’s a small world

Feb
11

Once again, the Surrey Group’s New Year lunch was a hit with all guests and members appearing to enjoy the good food and good conversation as promised at The Maybury Inn near Woking.

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LUNCH INVITE: Open to all L&B Members - Reminder to let us know if you are interested in joining us....

Jan
24

... on Saturday 9th February. There is already a good group going from many areas but there is still room for more so please let me know if you are interested in joining us at The Maybury Inn.

For more information email Jan Rawstron at  secretary@lbrsurreygroup.online or phone 01737 357182. 

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