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The Isle of Wight Steam Railway (IOWSR) is seeing a raft of improvements taking place, including the refurbishment of Havenstreet Station in Wooton.

According to rail.co.uk, works including the construction of new station buildings with toilets and a waiting room were completed recently, while a workshop across the road is due to be finished by the end of 2013.

The railway news provider stated: “The station is now a realistic example of an Edwardian Country terminus station and has become a destination in its own right. It has a car park and picnic area and located [is] located just a couple of miles from the Fishbourne car ferry terminal.”

For holidaymakers on Isle of Wight breaks, the IOWSR could prove to be something of a draw; particularly following Havenstreet Station’s makeover, which included period decoration. The workshop project is going ahead largely due to a