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.
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Accessing community hubs

Accessing community hubs...

March 31, 2020, by Catherine Simmons

Do you need help? Community hubs have opened across East Sussex to bring extra help for people who need support in coping with the effects of coronavirus. The hubs include online forms and phone lines which anyone can contact to seek help if they are isolated, anxious or unwell a...

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First train out of East Grinstead

First train out of East Grinstead...

March 30, 2020, by Sharon

As short film of the first train today out of East Grinstead. (Stock photograph as an illustration of the station) Hopefully this link will work: …And here it is, the 0612 @SouthernRailUK Key Worker service from East Grinstead – the first train in passenger service to...

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East Grinstead line re-opens after landslip repairs

East Grinstead line re-opens after lands...

March 27, 2020, by Sharon

Some news from GTR on the East Grinstead line:   East Grinstead line re-opening after landslips   We are pleased to say that we are on track to reopen the East Grinstead line from Monday. The railway has been closed between Lingfield and East Grinstead since 12 February whe...

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Keeping things going at Eridge station

Keeping things going at Eridge station...

, by Sharon

Eridge station staff watering in some new seedlings in the platform planters, as the station’s volunteers are unable to visit due to the present issues....

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Thomas Paine returns to Lewes

Thomas Paine returns to Lewes...

, by Catherine Simmons

Sadly we have for the moment had to postpone our planned exhibition on the life of Thomas Paine, founding father of the unionist movement. He formed his ideas whilst living in Lewes during the 18th Century. The exhibition has been created by local historian Paul Myles and will be...

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A film on repairing the landslip at Edenbridge

A film on repairing the landslip at Eden...

, by Sharon

Roger Blake of Railfuture has shared this clip with us, I thought that as we all seem to have a little more time at home you might like to settle down and watch how Network Rail go about repairing a landslip.   Geoff Marshall (@geofftech) tweeted at 6:40 pm on Tue, Mar 24, 2...

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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update...

March 26, 2020, by Maddy Mills

Sussex Community Rail Partnership (SCRP) strives to connect communities and their railway and to enhance wellbeing, sustainability and community development. We are immensely proud how this has been achieved through collaborative working with station partners, GTR, Network Rail, ...

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Social distancing?  No need not to get stuck at home

Social distancing? No need not to get s...

March 19, 2020, by Sharon

If you are social distancing there is no reason that you can’t get out and enjoy a walk, head to the countryside or other open space rather than a busier local park, enjoy some space, fresh air and peace.  We all know that exercise is good for both the body and mind and of...

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Community rail partnership’s approach during Covid-19

Community rail partnership’s appro...

, by Sharon

Community rail partnership’s approach during Covid-19   The Sussex Community Rail Partnership (‘SCRP’), the charity which works to connect local communities and the railway, is looking at what it can do in the light of the government’s latest Covid-19...

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Down time…

Down time…...

, by Catherine Simmons

Don’t forget everyone you still need to exercise body and mind, have you thought of getting up into the South Downs National Park many of our towns and villages have easy access for walking and cycling. Take a look at the SDNP website to look at your local area https://www....

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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

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Accessing community hubs

Accessing community hubs

Do you need help? Community hubs have opened across East Sussex to bring extra help for people who n...

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