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The Leiston Works Railway is proud to announce that it will be re-opening the Leiston Works Railway line for rail traffic on the 1st and 2nd of June 2019.  We were hoping to secure the services of a steam locomotive…
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NEW WORK BENCH FROM LOWESTOFT MENS’ SHED

Our friends at the Lowestoft Mens’ Shed have presented us with a magnificent workbench that they have constructed for us.  Pictures of it appear on the the Facebook pages our support group – Friends of the Leiston Railway. https://en-gb.facebook.com/pages/biz/cause/Friends-Of-Leiston-Railway-534825073537489/

OUR FACEBOOK PAGE

If you do Facebook, you can check out our brake van progress on our Facebook page.   Also that of the 1867 Great Eastern Railway carriage body acquired by our support group “the Friends of the Leiston Railway”    on their…
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PLANNING PERMISSION GRANTED FOR LWR!

We are delighted to tell you that Suffolk Coastal DC issued a planning permission on 23 March 2016. To view it, click on the red heading above, then on this wording: <a href=”http://lwr.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/16-03-23permission01161657 16-03-23permission01161657