News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
Hurst Green station gets into the spirit of Christmas
December 4, 2019, by Sharon
The charming art display at Hurst Green station has been updated by local artist Pauline Merritt to include a couple of ‘Christmas cows’....
West Worthing station partners kick off with a clear up day
December 2, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
New station partners, the Friends of West Worthing had an excellent day at the station on 28th November. The sun was shining, volunteers from The Conservation Trust (TCV) as well as local residents ...
‘Try a Train’ to Eastbourne
November 28, 2019, by Catherine Simmons
Another great morning out on the trains practicing our travel skills with Hazelcourt Secondary School with thanks to Southern for providing free train travel as a part of the scheme. After a school ba...
Uckfield late night shopping event 6th December
November 22, 2019, by Sharon
Uckfield High Street is welcoming late night Christmas shoppers on 6th December with the shops open until 9pm. There is an Artists and Makers Christmas Gift Trail hosted by various shops along the Hig...
Spa Valley Railway Santa Specials
, by Sharon
The Spa Valley Railway is running Santa Specials from late November through to early January 2020. Start the journey either at beautiful Eridge station on the Uckfield line or from their Tunbridge W...
Try a Train to Lewes
, by Catherine Simmons
A great Try a Train with Hazelcourt Secondary, Eastbourne providing life skills for students. With thanks to helpful Southern Staff especially Matt at the ticket office in Hampden Park who has support...
Christ’s Hospital School Marching Band
November 14, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
On a brisk, sunny morning in November, every Christ’s Hospital School pupil assembled outside for band and marching practice. The band played classical music, marching tunes, and finished with...
Guildford bridge work affecting GWR services this Christmas
November 13, 2019, by David Daniels
From Friday December 27th to Tuesday December 31st, coaches will replace rail services between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport. For more information about services please vis...
Eridge station poppy display
November 11, 2019, by Sharon
Eridge station remembered...