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Welcome to Friends of the Nickey Line website

Approximately 7 miles long, the Nickey Line footpath and cycle way in Hertfordshire is a former railway line (the Harpenden to Hemel Hempstead Railway).

The Nickey Line still links Harpenden, Redbourn and Hemel Hempstead but is used now by railway history enthusiasts, walkers and cyclists from many parts of the country. It was opened as a footpath /cycleway in 1985.

Friends of the Nickey Line work to encourage use of the Nickey Line by local users and visitors.

Find out more about it and us here!


Latest news items will be here …

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What’s on

Next events here …

Cycle the Nickey Line, Thursday 26 May 5pm to 6pm

Come and See the Orchids, Sunday 19 June 2016 at 10am from Redbourn Common

Come and see the Butterflies on the NIckey Line, Sunday 24 July 2016 at 10am

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