Connecting communities with their railway
Connecting communities with their railway
Connecting communities with their railway
Connecting communities with their railway
Connecting communities with their railway
Connecting communities with their railway

Connecting communities and the railway

Sussex Community Rail Partnership works to connect communities and the railway across Sussex, Kent and Surrey. Community Rail is a nationwide movement, and you can be involved. Help shape the future of the railway, have your say, and bring your local station into the heart of the community.

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Station adoption by Seaford Martello Rotary

Station adoption by Seaford Martello Rot...

July 17, 2019, by Catherine Simmons

A beautiful sunny day for our official station adoption at Seaford attended by Rodney Reed Chair of the Seaford Martello Rotary and members, the new mayor of Seaford, Nazish Adil, Andy Gardner (station manager) and Catherine Simmons (SCRP Seaford to Brighton Line Officer) Seaford...

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Active Access for Growth celebration!

Active Access for Growth celebration!...

, by Catherine Simmons

A fantastic end to our second year at the Active Access for Growth programme celebration event hosted by Eastbourne Town Hall encouraging a switch to sustainable transport in the region with ESCC, Sustrans, Living Streets, South Downs National Park and Pedal Power. The programme ...

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Sussex rail partnership gets the credit

Sussex rail partnership gets the credit...

July 9, 2019, by Catherine Simmons

Sussex rail partnership gets the credit The Sussex Rail Community Partnership (‘SCRP’), the local community interest company which promotes greater use of train travel and other public transport, has just been awarded accreditation status by the Department for Transport (DfT)...

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A new name for our newest SCRP Line

A new name for our newest SCRP Line...

, by Catherine Simmons

The name Sussex Coast Line has been officially adopted replacing the former Westcoast Way or Coastway West (depending non who you are talking too!) Stakeholders in the line steering group were asked to vote on their favourite new name and Sussex Coast Line suggested by Ben Thomas...

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Stunning new mural at Falmer Station Amex footbridge

Stunning new mural at Falmer Station Ame...

, by Catherine Simmons

Watch out for the stunning new wildlife inspired mural going up at Falmer courtsey of The Bee Friendly Trust and Rhys @HarpoArt . Focusing on bee conservation and other local wildife the mural spans both sides of the footbridge to the Amex Football Stadium. A big thanks to Rhys f...

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Fabulous new artwork at Crowborough station

Fabulous new artwork at Crowborough stat...

July 8, 2019, by Sharon

A fabulous series of posters has been installed at Crowborough station thanks to the amazingly talented members of Crowborough Arts.  The series of vintage travel inspired ‘visit Crowborough’ posters are displayed on the London bound platform and will surely brighten...

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Crime Writer Peter James sponsors Heart at Horsham

Crime Writer Peter James sponsors Heart ...

, by Rowena Tyler

Crawley-based St Catherine’s Hospice has launched its HeART to Heart trail across Horsham, Crawley, Reigate and East Grinstead, which sees 26 individually-crafted, fibreglass sculptures dotted around the areas that the hospice serves. The first heart was unveiled at Horsham rai...

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Bishopstone is blooming!

Bishopstone is blooming!...

July 3, 2019, by Catherine Simmons

A big thank you from The Friends of Bishopstone to Burleys and Paradise Park Newhaven who kindly donated these beautiful planters and flowers to help bring new life to the station platform and entrance....

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A step back in time at Bishopstone Station

A step back in time at Bishopstone Stati...

, by Catherine Simmons

The Friends of Bishopstone Station felt like they had stepped back in time when the side foyer area was reopened to reveal some smart tiled poster boards with old posters. Can anyone date these? The station group is holding a History Day on the 18th August to celebrate the fascin...

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Uckfield festival 5th – 14th July includes family fun day Saturday 6th July

Uckfield festival 5th – 14th July ...

, by Sharon

The 2019 Uckfield Festival is about to begin, so many events and activities in and around the town – too many to list here.  See the festival website www.uckfieldfestival.co.uk Once again this year Network Rail have donated free use of their station car-park for the festiv...

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The Sussex Community Rail Partnership is a voluntary not for profit partnership which aims to encourage people to travel by train and to engage people in their local railway

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Station adoption by Seaford Martello Rotary

Station adoption by Seaford Martello Rotary

A beautiful sunny day for our official station adoption at Seaford attended by Rodney Reed Chair of ...

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