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Working Weekend 25th-27th March

Mar
11

Based at Woody Bay, we will be undertaking a number of trackwork and site tasks to assist getting the railway ready for the upcoming season.

As always, hot drinks will be provided but please do bring your own lunch.

Please do let us know in advance if this is your first visit and we will ensure you are provided with the appropriate H&S guidance information in advance of the weekend.

Posted By Keith Vingoe read more

100 Club Draw 95: February 2022

Mar
04

100 Club

 

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

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

Section 73 Exhibition Panels

Feb
15

Regarding our Section 73 Application, here are the exhibition panels from the presentation at Woody Bay Station held Friday 11th and Saturday 12th February.

The consultation period is now closed - our thanks to everyone who responded.

Many thanks

L&BR Trust

Posted By Ian Cowling read more

Working Weekend 28th to 30th January 2022

Feb
06

Over the three-day period, we had a large turnout on each day. This weekend was the one in which the cafe marquee would be used for the last time before being dismantled to make way for the new tea room to be built prior to the railway hopefully reopening in March.

The work completed over the weekend includes.....

Posted By Stuart Nelhams read more

Chelfham Progress Report : February 2022

Feb
06

Pictures of work undertaken on Sunday 30th January. Note the new railings panel between the signal cabin and station building and outside awards plaque position for the NHRA ceremony.....

Posted By Nigel Thompson read more

100 Club Draw 94: January 2022

Feb
02

100 Club

 

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

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

Improvements to the Paint Shop at Woody Bay: January 2022

Jan
15

See the 3 photographs below that depict the improvements made to the railway's paint shop facility at Woody Bay, which includes:

  • The concrete floor within the shed has been leveled and extended;
  • New metal and wooden doors have been fitted to replace the old curtain;
  • A small drain has been provided at the far end; and
  • Electrical power sockets and lights have been moved as required.

Finally, the area was given a good tidy up.

Posted By Stuart Nelhams read more

Working Weekend 28th - 30th January 2022

Jan
11

For those of you that have asked, we are pleased to confirm the January Working Weekend will be going ahead as planned.

Based at Woody Bay station from 09.00.

As always, warm clothes and boots /safety wear etc are a must.

Hot drinks and snacks provided - but please bring your own lunch.

For more info please contact Stuart Nelhams

Look forward to seeing you there

Pete Snashall

Posted By Pete Snashall read more

Project Update: January 2022

Jan
09

A Clock for the Railway's Extension

Various peripheral items need to be sourced for use at our future stations required for the railway’s extension. For example, we already have in store an original signal box desk, lever frames, signals, Electric Train Tablet instruments, and platform lanterns. 

Posted By Malcolm Kitchen read more

100 Club Draw 93: December 2021

Jan
03

100 Club

 

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

 

Posted By Martyn de Young read more

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