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One of the stations on the relatively recently reopened Ebbw Valley railway which runs from Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale, south Wales. This survived until 2002 as a freight-only line used by the steelworks at Ebbw Vale, although all passenger services closed (including a through-line to Port Talbot, which hasn't reopened) in 1962. Reopened to passengers in 2008, this reborn route provides a vital link with the outside world.

Risca and Pontymister Railway Station
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Upper Grippath Farm
Newport
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  • Holiday Cottage
  • Sleeps 4, 2 bedrooms
  • £390 to £410 per week
  • Wifi
  • Pets welcome
  • Accessible