Leeming Bar Progress Blog

Even though the Railway is not running trains, we are still working hard at Leeming Bar
Work continues on Leeming Bar Station House

Work continues on Leeming Bar Station House

Even with the railway closed and our staff off site due to Coronavirus, our building contractor has arranged a safe method of working to allow them to progress the redevelopment of the main building. Work on stripping the building has now been completed, and most of...

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National Lottery Heritage Fund Award

National Lottery Heritage Fund Award

STOP PRESS…..  The National Lottery Heritage Fund have awarded Wensleydale Railway a Heritage Emergency Fund grant of £50,000 to support us and our vital work at the heritage railway during Covid-19. It is only because of The National Lottery players across the...

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Builders start work on Station House

Builders start work on Station House

Even with the railway closed and our staff off site due to Coronavirus, our building contractor has arranged a safe method of working to allow them to progress the redevelopment of the main building.  The initial work is concentrated on replaceing the roof to make the...

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New Buffers at Leeming

New Buffers at Leeming

Leeming Bar station house has now been cleared, with the staff moving into 4 temporary portacabins by the goods shed. The scaffolders have started to cocoon the building so that we can get the roof replaced, and once again make the building watertight. While this is...

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