News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
Uckfield late night shopping event 6th December
November 22, 2019, by Sharon
Uckfield High Street is welcoming late night Christmas shoppers on 6th December with the shops open until 9pm. There is an Artists and Makers Christmas Gift Trail hosted by various shops along the Hig...
Spa Valley Railway Santa Specials
, by Sharon
The Spa Valley Railway is running Santa Specials from late November through to early January 2020. Start the journey either at beautiful Eridge station on the Uckfield line or from their Tunbridge W...
Try a Train to Lewes
, by Catherine Simmons
A great Try a Train with Hazelcourt Secondary, Eastbourne providing life skills for students. With thanks to helpful Southern Staff especially Matt at the ticket office in Hampden Park who has support...
Christ’s Hospital School Marching Band
November 14, 2019, by Rowena Tyler
On a brisk, sunny morning in November, every Christ’s Hospital School pupil assembled outside for band and marching practice. The band played classical music, marching tunes, and finished with...
Guildford bridge work affecting GWR services this Christmas
November 13, 2019, by David Daniels
From Friday December 27th to Tuesday December 31st, coaches will replace rail services between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport. For more information about services please vis...
Eridge station poppy display
November 11, 2019, by Sharon
Eridge station remembered...
A touch of colour at Hurst Green station
, by Sharon
The gallery display in the ticket hall at Hurst Green station has been renewed with a new and exciting watercolour exhibition courtesy of local artist Pauline Merritt. The exhibition space is manage...
Edenbridge Town station has a visitor from the past
November 5, 2019, by Sharon
The current station master of Edenbridge Town station came face to face with one of her predecessors today. Hayley Payton met William Gray, who many years ago was the Master of Edenbridge (Top) stat...
North Laine Christmas shopping
November 4, 2019, by Catherine Simmons
On Thursday 8th December, a variety of North Laine’s stores will be hosting a festive shopping event. An array of North Laine’s independent stores will be opening their doors for a night of festiv...