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

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 f...
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Crowborough station sign

Crowborough station sign

, by Sharon
The Crowborough station sign that was standing at an angle and not looking its best has been re-sited by a work crew thanks to Network Rail.  A local resident drew it to our attention, we asked our N...
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Canterbury Oast Trust brings  the look of summer to Ham S...

Canterbury Oast Trust brings the look of summer to Ham S...

May 29, 2019, by Kevin
Canterbury Oast Trust, based in Woodchurch, have been down to Ham Street Station to renew the planters with early summer flowers. Each year about this time, they visit Ham Street and the Rye Station t...
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Station Partner Shoreham Port offers Behind the Scenes To...

Station Partner Shoreham Port offers Behind the Scenes To...

, by Rowena Tyler
Just ten months after the launch of the new CRP at Shoreham Port, members of the Coastway West Line Group including other station adopters, Sussex CRP staff and directors were invited to join other st...
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Community Rail in the City

Community Rail in the City

May 28, 2019, by Sharon
Sussex CRP attended both London Bridge and Waterloo stations to publicise this event.  We were supported by various community groups and organisations. Amongst the many visitors who came to check out...
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Gatwick airport welcomes County Care for a day out to rem...

Gatwick airport welcomes County Care for a day out to rem...

, by Sharon
Gatwick airport kindly hosted a day trip by the County Care group.   As a little thank you we arranged for them to be given a guided tour with special access to Gatwick Airport.  Kevin Weymes th...
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Celebration at Oxted station

Celebration at Oxted station

, by Sharon
On Tuesday 21 May we joined with the North Downs Way national trail and representatives from GTR, Surrey Hills AONB, Tandridge District Council, Oxted Parish Council, Visit Surrey to celebrate the com...
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East Surrey Walking for Health

East Surrey Walking for Health

May 21, 2019, by Kirsten
The East Surrey branch of the YMCA runs a series of health walks, far too many to list here, but a leaflet is available from YMCA centres.  All walks are risk assessed and led by trained volunteer wa...
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Don’t forget the Brighton Fringe Festival 3rd May-2...

Don’t forget the Brighton Fringe Festival 3rd May-2...

May 16, 2019, by Kirsten
Over 4,500 performances and events on sale now at England’s Largest arts festival! Brighton Fringe is the largest open-access arts festival in England. It is an international festival that is at...
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News

Falmer wildlife unveiled

Falmer wildlife unveiled

Falmer station is buzzing with bright new mural and pollinator-friendly planting Southern’s Falmer...

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events

National Trust Lamb House

In partnership with the National Trust, there is a exhibition of one of Rye's famouse landmarks, Lamb House.
The exhibition is at Rye Station from 24 September - 18 November

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