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

Southeast Communities 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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Seed swaps in Lewes and Brighton

Seed swaps in Lewes and Brighton...

January 19, 2022, by Paul Bromley

There are two seed swaps coming up – and both are within easy reach of railway stations. Seedy Saturday takes place at Lewes Town Hall on Saturday 5 February from 10am to 3pm. The organisers say: “Bring your seeds for the Big Seed Swap plus stalls selling usual and un...

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Bishopstone integrated travel map unveiled

Bishopstone integrated travel map unveil...

, by Paul Bromley

An integrated travel map has been installed at Bishopstone station to encourage visitors to explore the wider community. The illustrated map on the platform at the railway station shows travellers a range of nearby leisure pursuits from walking, cycling and horse-riding to swimmi...

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Free hot drink offer helps keep countryside free of litter

Free hot drink offer helps keep countrys...

January 12, 2022, by Paul Bromley

Volunteer litter pickers are being offered free hot refreshments to encourage them to dispose of rubbish they may find while walking on the South Downs around Seaford. Brewster’s Coffee Co, based at South Hill Barn in Seaford, successfully bid for funds for litter pi...

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Locally held Farmers, Monthly, Weekly, WI and community markets

Locally held Farmers, Monthly, Weekly, W...

January 10, 2022, by Sharon

Many of our communities hold regular markets which make a change from a visit to the local supermarket, pick-up a bargain, locally  produced items or find the unexpected. Edenbridge:  weekly market on Thursdays situated just off the High Street. Crowborough:  held on 4th Satur...

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Community Rail Groups join together and win national award for greener days out campaign

Community Rail Groups join together and ...

January 7, 2022, by Fiona Morton

  Community Rail Partnerships connected by the Thameslink network won a coveted national award for developing an online guide to days out by train.   Southeast Communities Rail Partnership, alongside community partners across the Thameslink network, received the award a...

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Update on timetable changes from Southern

Update on timetable changes from Souther...

January 5, 2022, by Sharon

Southern London Victoria services from Monday 10 January 2022 I am writing to update you that weekday Southern services at London Victoria, Battersea Park, Clapham Junction and Wandsworth Common stations will start to be introduced from Monday 10 January 2021. As you will know fr...

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Prizewinning Friends of Glynde Station photo

Prizewinning Friends of Glynde Station p...

January 4, 2022, by Catherine Simmons

What started as a conversation between SCRP Line Officer Catherine Simmons and local resident Helen Sadler about a couple of terracotta pots on the platform spiraled quite quickly into a pretty ambitious project with an amazing amount achieved and still more to come… The fi...

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SCRP Second time win shows how we’ve grown and still going strong

SCRP Second time win shows how we’...

December 17, 2021, by Rowena Tyler

At a national awards ceremony at the O2 Guildhall  in Southampton, Southeast Communities Rail Partnership (SCRP)  won an overall award for ‘Outstanding contribution to community rail’.   SCRP works actively with partners and communities to connect them with their railw...

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Network Rail Christmas update

Network Rail Christmas update...

, by Sharon

  Work on major £160m upgrade continues over Christmas, to deliver improved reliability for passengers on the Victoria-Croydon line through South London Network Rail engineers will be working through the entire festive period to bring greater reliability to passengers on th...

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Another win for Southeast Communities Rail Partnership

Another win for Southeast Communities Ra...

December 16, 2021, by Sharon

Southeast Communities Rail Partnership has been awarded several prestigious awards at the  annual Community Rail Network  event held on 9th December in Southampton: We are especially proud the award for   “influencing positive change” which is testament to our col...

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Seed swaps in Lewes and Brighton

Seed swaps in Lewes and Brighton

There are two seed swaps coming up – and both are within easy reach of railway stations. Seedy...

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