News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
Back to school – we need your help
April 30, 2020, by Maddy Mills
Are you a School Governor, Head Teacher, parent/carer or student representative? If so, we need your help… We are starting to think about about travel safety plans when it is safe for students r...
I Missed the Train Today
April 29, 2020, by Catherine Simmons
Sussex Community Rail Partnership says thank you for protecting key workers and the community in song. We are all missing the trains today because of COVID-19. Adam Felman, a local musician, brilliant...
, by Catherine Simmons
Sussex Community Rail Partnership were very pleased to see unwanted bicycles at local stations being recycled for use in this recent GTR press release. Southern Rail has been working with specialist c...
A rainbow at Eridge station
April 27, 2020, by Sharon
A photograph taken at beautiful Eridge station. There are many pictures of rainbows being displayed in windows around the country so we thought we’d share a real one with you. (Photo taken man...
National Gardens Scheme virtual tours
April 23, 2020, by Sharon
Not quite as good as visiting in person, but the National Gardens Scheme have provided virtual tours of some fantastic gardens on their website. Log on and go for a wander around some of the most be...
A successful project at Guildford
April 21, 2020, by David Daniels
The Guildford blockade, as we have come to know it, reached a successful conclusion yesterday morning as all lines re-opened on schedule. John Halsall, Network Rail Southern Director, was delighted to...
Ticket office closure update
April 17, 2020, by Catherine Simmons
From Monday 6 April until further notice, a number of smaller Southern ticket offices will be closed or will open only for limited hours. This is to help with efforts across the country to slow the sp...
Angmering Station Partners are ‘kitting out’
April 16, 2020, by Rowena Tyler
Although not able to work up at the station right now, the Friends of Angmering Station are still planning ways to brighten up the area, and hopefully, bring a smile to those essential workers who pas...
Update from the Guildford Blockade
, by David Daniels
It was announced many months ago but the Guildford Blockade of Easter 2020 is now nearing its close. Our partners in Network Rail are “grateful for the inclusion of essential rail workers in the...