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The contract with Wavegarden has been signed, and work starts on site. Congratulations to Nick and The Wave team! A functioning railway station at Pilning could potentially bring hundreds of thousands of visitors to the new surfing lake that it due to open, just a mile away from the station, in 2019. More information:

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Pilning station has no power supply, therefore installing platform lighting would be a costly exercise (or at least that’s what the authorities claim). Can we have off-grid lighting? This is what other stations get… Chappel and Wakes Colne station install solar lighting. Read the full story at

Remember, remember the 5th of November – one year since we lost our footbridge 🙁