THE WOODY BAY GARDEN RAILWAY
IS RUNNING FOR AN EXTRA DAY TODAY*
SUNDAY 2nd APRIL
from approximately 10.30am to 4pm.
*Subject to weather dictated conditions. With possible showers forecast this might be a day of interrupted running.
Dates shown below are publicly advertised.
Use of the layout on days not indicated is down to choice of members.
Last update 22/1/2023
TASKS TO DO BEFORE SPRING REOPENING
Complete platform edges
Cut back bay platform where cow catchers catch
Creosote whole of front fence
Bedding plant cultivation
Maintenance and return of JigStones models
Elevate station building
Tubular outers (paint brown) to safety barrier chain spikes
Relay paving slabs under planters with weed control
Scalping operating area
Level crossing construction (Arthur) - response so far received indicates level crossing preferred to footbridge.
Install directional signage (Stuart)
Possibility investigation of secure storage space for donated rolling stock, etc (Stuart)
Thursday 26th January fortnightly check - Pete
Wednesday 8th February fortnightly check - Pete
Wednesday 22nd February fornightly check - Pete
Wednesday 8th March fortnightly check - Pete
Wednesday 22nd March fortnightly check - Pete
Wednesday 29th March final check -Pete
Please remember certain conditions of use are to be observed...
L&B Volunteers sign in and out at the Messroom
Visiting runners sign in and out at the layout.
Keeping to public pathways if not on HOPS system.
Providing safety valve self test form copy for each steam loco being used...valid for one year.
No boxes or equipment to be placed on layout - keep below layout.
Always leave the site tidy.
The premises are closed after the last L&B train has run.
Use of the layout is currently only for 16mm Association members and L&B Volunteers.
For further information:
Pete Chandler: 01271 378300