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News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.

Surrey Hills AONB overwhelmed by visitors

Surrey Hills AONB overwhelmed by visitors

June 2, 2020, by David Daniels
Surrey Hills AONB officials are asking people to think very seriously about venturing into the area following a huge influx of visitors and a dangerous heathland fire last weekend. Many car parks rema...
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Time to vote for your favourite walking trail

Time to vote for your favourite walking trail

, by Maddy Mills
SCRP is slightly biased as the North Downs Way has worked really hard with us and Southern to promote this walk at both Oxted and Redhill stations with spectacular artwork and  with walking route inf...
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Newsletter Spring 2020

Newsletter Spring 2020

, by Maddy Mills
  Read the latest Spring Newsletter here....
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Celebrating Volunteer week

Celebrating Volunteer week

June 1, 2020, by Sharon
A recent memory of a happy day, the last big volunteer event we held in Edenbridge to celebrate the Town Station’s partnership with the Eden Valley Museum.  The museum run by an enthusiastic gr...
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Let’s celebrate Volunteers Week 1st – 7th June

Let’s celebrate Volunteers Week 1st – 7th June

, by Sharon
Today is the first day of Volunteers Week.  Sussex Community Rail Partnership works with many different volunteers; groups and individuals, varied age groups, from a variety of backgrounds all perfor...
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GTR using 30-day Coronavirus killer on trains and at stat...

GTR using 30-day Coronavirus killer on trains and at stat...

May 27, 2020, by Sharon
Govia Thameslink Railway’s entire fleet of Southern, Thameslink, Great Northern and Gatwick Express trains, plus stations and staff areas have been treated with a powerful new viruscide which sticks...
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SWR and SCRP work together to extend support for communities

SWR and SCRP work together to extend support for communities

May 26, 2020, by Maddy Mills
As part of its commitment to community rail, SWR is delighted to have worked with SCRP to add a second officer to the established North Downs Line. The line was initially setup using funding from GWR...
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SCRP article in Modern Railways

SCRP article in Modern Railways

, by Catherine Simmons
Remember to order your copy of Modern Railways magazine for a great article from James Abbott on the work of the Sussex Community Rail Partnership CIC. Published for 50 years, Modern Railways has earn...
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‘Should I be Travelling by Train?’

‘Should I be Travelling by Train?’

May 20, 2020, by Catherine Simmons
Sharing a great video from Geoff Marshall and his You Tube transport series.  With a look at how East Croydon has adapted practices to keep customers safe and an interview with Steve White, Chief Ope...
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Heritage railways re-open

Heritage railways re-open

Both the Spa Valley Railway and Bluebell Railway have resumed operations, although with a few restri...

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