News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
A win for Active Travel!
October 14, 2019, by Catherine Simmons
Two years of work encouraging young people to travel independently by rail culminated in a win of third place for ‘Involving Children and Young People’ at the national ACoRP (Association o...
A bee friendly corridor?
, by Catherine Simmons
Greenhavens Network think railways could be! The network are hosting a Bee Corridor Workshop on the 13th November. 6pm – 9pm (venue to be confirmed). This is part of an agreed project between t...
A few hardy souls walking during Blackwater River Festival
October 8, 2019, by David Daniels
Colin Wilson (centre) led the walk from North Camp station to Crowthorne via the Blackwater Valley Path, sadly the inclement weather reduced our numbers but it proved a great way to see the ‘gre...
Arun Valley Members travel in style
October 7, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
The Arun Valley Line Group held its Annual Meeting in October, hosted by one of the newest station partners, the Bognor Regis Model Railway Club. The venue was the relocated and renovated Barnham Si...
Annual meeting of Uckfield & East Grinstead lines an...
September 25, 2019, by Sharon
The Sussex Community Rail Partnership’s annual joint lines meeting will be held this Friday 27th at the Eden Centre, Edenbridge between 2pm and 4pm. The meeting is a celebration of all that ha...
Riley’s miniature railway at the Lavender line
, by Sharon
Miniature railway volunteers overwhelmed by response to appeal Volunteers running a miniature railway to raise funds for a children’s hospital are overwhelmed by the response to their own crowdfund...
Falmer wildlife unveiled
September 16, 2019, by Catherine Simmons
Falmer station is buzzing with bright new mural and pollinator-friendly planting Southern’s Falmer station has been transformed into a bee-friendly haven thanks to new flower beds and an eye-catchin...
‘Self Portraits’ raise a smile at Bognor Regi...
September 11, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
During the summer term of 2019, one of the Arun Valley Line’s newest station partners, Southway Primary School in Bognor Regis, worked hard on an art project to brighten up the waiting room at t...
Schools join forces to brighten up Three Bridges
September 9, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
An initiative put forward by local councillors for Three Bridges has resulted in a great piece of artwork on the railway bridge outside Three Bridges station. Pupils from Three Bridges Primary, Pound ...