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Adult                                      £7.00
                                                                                                                                                CL I F F R AI L WAY                       DISCOVER
Child (under 14)                           £3.00*                                                                                                                                         EXMOOR’S HIDDEN TREASURE
Family (2 adults + 3 Children)             £18.00
                                                                                                                                                                                          LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY
Seniors (over 65)                          £5.00
£2.00 per adult (per each return trip)
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Woody Bay Station
* 1st Child or under 5s travel FREE
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TRAIN TIMES                                                                  Travel Information                                                                                               Tr E*
Woody Bay Station (Depart)                                                   By Car/Coach
10.45 - 11.30 - 12.15 - 13.30 - 14.15 - 15.00 - 15.45** - 16.00* - 16.30**   Sat Nav Postcode is EX31 4RA.We are on the A39 half way between
                                                                             Blackmoor Gate and Lynton. From the M5 turn off at Junction 27 and take
Killington Lane (Depart)                                                     the A361.At South Molton, take the A399 for Lynton and Combe Martin.At
11.00 - 11.45 - 12.30 - 13.45 - 14.30 - 15.15 - 16.00** - 16.15* - 16.45**   Blackmoor Gate, turn onto the A39 for Lynton.We are about four miles from
* runs only until July 8th and from Sept 12th; does not run in Dec           this junction.The station entrance is on the left. Parking is free. Coach
** runs only between July 9th - Sept 11th inclusive                          parties are advised to call in advance so we can reserve seats for your party.
All times subject to change during special events
                                                                             By Bus
                                                                             The 309 and 310 services start from Barnstaple Bus Station and stop at
                                                                             Woody Bay Station on their way to Lynton.The 300 bus is a limited service
                                                                             between llfracombe, Combe Martin and Lynmouth, where there is a
                                                                             connecting service with Minehead. For bus times and information contact
                                                                             Traveline on 0870 608 2608.

                                                                             By Rail
                                                                             From Exeter take First Great Western’s 'Tarka Line' to Barnstaple. Make your
                                                                             way over the river bridge to Barnstaple bus station. For train times contact
                                                                             National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.

                                                                              ACCESSIBILITY - Wheelchair users and helpers are
                                                                              welcome on our trains and our Guards are always on hand
                                                                              to provide assistance. Our toilets are designed with
                                                                              wheelchair users in mind. Well-behaved dogs are also
                                                                              welcome and travel free as long as their owners have
                                                                              purchased tickets.

                                                                             Lynton & Barnstaple Railway
                                                                             Woody Bay Station
                                                                             Martinhoe Cross, Parracombe, North Devon, EX31 4RA
                                                                             t: 01598 763487
                                                                             Reg. Charity No. 1082564
                                                                             Service Disclaimer: Every effort will be made to ensure running is as per timetable. However, the Lynton
                                                                             & Barnstaple Railway cannot be held accountable for unforeseen circumstances.We reserve the right to alter
                                                                             or cancel services and facilities advertised and accept no responsibility as a consequence of any changes.
                                                                                                                                                                                          Reviving North Devon’s Lost Railway Heritage
                                                           The Gift Shop provides the perfect opportunity to                 “I visited the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway with
                                                           browse for books, gifts, special souvenirs or that valued          my wife and two daughters. I am pleased to say
                                                           reminder of your time spent with us. We stock a wide              that we all enjoyed the experience. In addition to
                                                           range of           items, and there's an impressive range             its location, we particularly liked the general
                                                           of exclusive L&B books and souvenirs as well as other             tidiness (especially the toilets), the tea rooms and
                                                           items - all ideal gifts for the enthusiast.                          the general ambience of the station and the
                                                                                                                             environs.The focus on customer enjoyment rather
                                                            SOMETHING SPECIAL?                                               than just running a railway is to be commended.”
                                                           Ask about party bookings or group use of any of our facilities:
                                                              kids party, birthday party, photo charter, film location or
                                                                        whatever else you may have in mind.
                                                                                                                                NEW FOR THIS YEAR
                                                               For more information about Special Events or                       Footplate Experience Courses
ABOUT YOUR VISIT                                                 indeed everything else, please contact us.                       Woodland Nature Reserve
Come and enjoy the enchanting atmosphere of Woody
Bay. Step aboard our train at England’s highest narrow-     Parking is all on-site and FREE                                  2011 SPECIAL EVENTS
gauge railway station for a nostalgic journey on the
legendary Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.                                                                                       New Volunteer Days              26th & 27th March
                                                           About the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway - Opened on                 Spring Vintage Weekend          14th & 15th May
                                                           11th May 1898, its narrow gauge of 1ft 11 1/2 in (600mm)          Railwayana Valuation Day        3rd July
Take your seat on the train, relax and soak up the         was purposely chosen to reduce construction costs as
delights of the beautiful Exmoor landscape as you pass                                                                       Autumn Gala                     24th & 25th September
                                                           it allowed the line to follow the natural contours of the         Armistice Day                   11th November
by sweeping farmland, heather-clad hills and wooded        North Devon countryside.
valleys. And keep an eye out for our resident buzzard                                                                        Santa Specials                  10th, 11th, 17th, 18th,
flying overhead, or perhaps a hare or deer darting away                                                                                                      21st - 24th December
                                                           Originally over 19 miles long, much of it on a gradient           Mince Pie Specials              26th, 27th, 31st December
from the train. Look further afield and on a clear day,    of 1 in 50 and built to a very high standard, it closed in
see if you can spot the coastline of Wales in the                                                                                                            1st January
                                                           1935 when the last train left Woody Bay Station at
distance.                                                  20.20hrs on the 29th September. By September 1936 it              Also being considered are a Treasure Hunt, Teddy Bears’
                                                           was completely dismantled. Reopened in 2004, our                  Picnic, Birds of Prey and a Beer Festival - see flyers or website
Our Edwardian Tea Rooms offer a variety of meals and       one-mile section of line is currently the UK's longest-           for details and dates.
light-bites. Enjoy a freshly-made sandwich or slice of     closed section of railway to be reopened by volunteers.
cake or savour a taste of Devon: local clotted cream,
super strawberry jam and our special home-baked            The railway is owned by a Charitable Trust and is run
scones. Or in autumn and winter, partake of a warming      "not for profit", with most of the key roles undertaken
bowl of home-made soup whilst seated by our real coal      by volunteers. We are funded mainly by our visitors
fire.                                                      and through the generosity of our members and
                                                           supporters. All is reinvested back into the railway for
Outside, our tea gardens, lawns, picnic area and           future generations to enjoy.The purchase of your ticket
platforms are the perfect place to relax while enjoying    will also help to extend the line still further. Please do
the magnificent views of the rolling Exmoor                consider making a small donation or joining us as a
countryside. Explore our historic L&B goods van and        member. If you fancy a new challenge and want to be
discover an interesting display of photographs both past   involved, please ask about volunteering.
and present. There's also our miniature railway which

                                                           Thank you for your support.
operates on selected days.