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.

Latest News

‘Sails’ brighten up Bosham Station, thanks to local school children

‘Sails’ brighten up Bosham S...

June 24, 2019, by Rowena Tyler

Station Partners, Funtington Primary School worked on a project to create, paint and install a series of Sails, each depicting what Bosham means to the pupils and teachers. The project was led by Community Artist, Rosie Hewitt, and was funded by Southern Railway UK under their Co...

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Everything you always wanted to know about the railways

Everything you always wanted to know abo...

June 19, 2019, by Kirsten

Ever wanted to know something about your railway station? How many passengers use it every year? Who is responsible for maintaining trees? Which MP’s constituency is it in? There’s a lot of open-source data available – and now the most useful are on SCRP’s website. Ra...

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Tonbridge station info event with Kent CRP

Tonbridge station info event with Kent C...

, by Sharon

Tomorrow 20th June we will be joining Kent Community Rail Partnership for a joint information event at Tonbridge station.  We will be sharing information on the walking routes, bike rides and all wonderful places that can be reached by train from Tonbridge.  This is a great cha...

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East Grinstead Bus Surgery

East Grinstead Bus Surgery...

, by Sharon

The East Grinstead Bus Surgery will be held on 27 June outside the station.  Bus users from the town will get the opportunity to speak to Metrobus and their local community transport team about the service and make suggestions. The  event is also being support by Bus Users UK a...

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Praise for our station partner at East Grinstead

Praise for our station partner at East G...

June 18, 2019, by Sharon

The platform planters at East Grinstead were praised on Twitter by one of the passengers who included a photos of the blooms.  It was so nice to receive the comments and they have been forwarded to the station partner....

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Station partner working at East Grinstead

Station partner working at East Grinstea...

June 17, 2019, by Sharon

Despite the numerous sudden downpours on Friday  the East Grinstead station partner braved the great British summer to do his bit making the station gardens that bit brighter and nicer for station users. Andrew does a great job but besides volunteering he runs his own business s...

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MBE for Westcoast Way Line Chair Victoria Garcia

MBE for Westcoast Way Line Chair Victori...

, by Catherine Simmons

Congratulations to our inspirational Westcoast Way Line chair Victoria Garcia has received an MBE for championing disabled passengers at Brighton and Hove Buses. We hope she can bring the same accessibility to the Westcoast Way!...

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Moulsecoomb Forest Garden and Wildlife Open Day 12th July 12-7pm

Moulsecoomb Forest Garden and Wildlife O...

, by Catherine Simmons

Conveniently just behind platform 2 of Moulsecoomb Station our partners, Moulsecoomb Forest Garden and Wildlife, are holding an open day on the 12th July 12-7pm with garden tours, honeybees talks, pond dipping with ecologist Rachael Bicker, bug hunts, pizza making, bushcraft exhi...

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The Royal Sussex Regiment presents……..

The Royal Sussex Regiment presents…...

June 15, 2019, by Kirsten

The Royal Sussex Regiment thanked Laura Lee, a member of Southern staff at Arundel station, for her research on the Great War. Laura started carrying out her own research into the local railway men and women who served in the First World War. Laura mentioned this to Rowena Tyler,...

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East Grinstead station

East Grinstead station...

June 10, 2019, by Sharon

A team of volunteers will be at East Grinstead station on Friday 14th (hopefully the rain will have stopped by then).  They will be made up of local residents from the Town Action Group, some staff from the Department for Transport and of course the official Station Partner, loc...

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What we do

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

News

‘Sails’ brighten up Bosham Station, thanks to local school children

‘Sails’ brighten up Bosham Station, thanks to local school children

Station Partners, Funtington Primary School worked on a project to create, paint and install a serie...

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What's on?

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East Grinstead Bus Surgery

On Thursday 27 June Sussex Community Rail and their partners Metrobus will be holding a bus surgery outside East Grinstead station.   The event gives local bus users an opportunity to talk to their local bus company, make suggestions about routes, connectivity and timetables etc.  They will also be able to meet members of their local Community Transport team. Come along to have your say anytime between 10am and 4pm outside the station. The event will be supported by Bus Users UK, The Bus Alliance and local Community Transport.

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