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The Lynton Line

As a way of keeping local residents aware of our undertakings, the Trust has published a local newsletter entitled, the "Lynton Line".

Please click HERE to read this document.

The primary aim of this local newsletter is to keep local residents up-to-date with what our plan and undertakings are.

The template will be mainly as follows:

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UPDATE - Friends of Bratton


Roger Kidner at Bratton Fleming Station

UPDATE 19th July: The enhanced target of £25,000 through JustGiving has now been achieved, and the JustGiving appeal page will be closing tomorrow, Monday 20th July. Many thanks to the more  than 540 contributors, and all those subscribing to £500 "slots. 

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The Railway is now open


Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Reopening

Come and experience the delights of an authentic Victorian steam train and enjoy stunning Exmoor scenery.

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Exmoor Visitor Survey


Thank you to those who have shared our Virtual Exmoor Visitor Survey already. We have opted to share the initial interim results to help those planning for re-opening, (especially as we expect the government to provide further details on plans for lifting at least some of the restrictions on the hospitality sector imminently).

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General Manager's Equipment Fund


General Manager's Equipment Fund

As most will be aware the L&B's General Manager Martyn Budd has been steadily building up a collection of signalling equipment and other items needed for the future.

Through your recent generosity he has been able to obtain Tyer's as well as a quantity of other signalling items.

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NEW! Donate by text!


It's finally happened, A new way to donate to the L&BRT has been created, and our first order of business is the bridges!

It now takes less time to donate than it does to read this page!

To make a donation, just text 'BRIDGES' to 70085 to donate £5. This costs £5 plus a standard rate message.

Alternatively, you can opt to give any whole amount up to £20 by just adding the amount between 1 and 20 at the end of the word bridges, e.g. "bridges5" for £5 or "bridges12" for £12

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Easy Money for the L&B


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

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100 Club Draw 76: July 2020



100 Club


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


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WIP at Woody Bay: July 2020



Roadworks TriangleFlower Power!

Clive Robey has sent us these photos of the recently refurbished flower displays at Woody Bay.

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Volunteering update July 11th


Back in early April, Paint Shop Boy, Barrie Cann came up with the bright idea of a Zoom call for the Thursday volunteer gang as we weren’t able to get together to carry out any maintenance.

We started off on Thursday mornings (which subsequently moved to Monday mornings), but as Government advice trickled through, we were able to start formulating a plan as to what needed doing for the eventual reopening.

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Corporate Supporters - Where to Stay

The Denes Fox and Goose Highfield House Lynton Cottage Moorlands North Cliff Sinai House