Meanwhile, for almost 90 years, holidaymakers and locals alike have gone back and forth to the beach at Oddicombe thanks to the Babbacombe Cliff Railway
at Torquay in Devon.
4 After having a look around, continue on the coast path, which crosses then re-crosses the cliff railway
before coming down to the town.
The new owners are Devitt and Sons, a Suffolk-based property developers who bought the cliff railway
, which opened in 1892, for more than pounds 700,000.
Hours: daily 10am-5.30pm or dusk if earlier Dates: closed 4-10 Jan & 23-28Dec; cliff railway
closed Nov-Mar Entry: [D]pounds 8.40 [C]pounds 6.40 [A]pounds 8.40 [5-15s]pounds 4.20 [Con]pounds 7.40; rates reduced in winter Occupying the site of a disused slate quarry near Machynlleth, with stunning views, the Centre for Alternative Technology - Canolfan y Dechnloleg Amgen - is a leading international institute for the development of practical solutions to the world's environmental challenges.
Bridgnorth's historic cliff railway
is feeling the strain of overweight passengers, bosses have said.
Bridgnorth Cliff Railway
Castle Terrace, Bridgnorth WV16 4AH More than 100 years old, the railway transports visitors up and down the 111ft sandstsone cliffs separating High Town and Low Town, making it the UK's oldest and steepest inland electric funicular railway.
The attractive market town is divided into two parts, linked by road, historic long flights of steps and the only inland cliff railway
And you can visit Paignton Zoo, the Sealife centre, Babbacombe Model Village and Babbacombe Cliff Railway
Lynmouth, famous for its seafood, is popular with day-trippers drawn by its Victorian waterpowered cliff railway
A popular beach is Babbacombe, which you can get to using the funicular cliff railway
. Milan-Milan nearby does great pizzas.
Lynmouth, famous for its seafood, is popular with day-trippers, drawn by its Victorian water powered cliff railway
to or guide to Somerset.call624, Lynton.
In Post Life Vintage wedding fashions, the new MG6, interview with actor Neil Morrissey, punk band The Undertones and director Nicolas Roeg In Post Property Two properties on the market in a much sought-after village near Hagley, plus the sale of the famous Cliff Railway
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