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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Latest News

Tonbridge holds an artisan market in the castle grounds 4th Sunday of every month

Tonbridge holds an artisan market in the...

September 23, 2022, by Sharon

Why not visit Tonbridge this Sunday for a lazy wander up to the Castle grounds?  The town is holding its monthly artisan market in the beautiful riverside setting in the shadow of the historic castle.  Aside from a shopping opportunity, Tonbridge High Street has many cafes̵...

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Edenbridge Child Safety Event

Edenbridge Child Safety Event...

September 21, 2022, by Sharon

20th September SCRP held a child safety event for children from Edenbridge Primary school.  The premise was to give the children some tools to keep themselves safe as they move towards independence and secondary school. The year 6 children, 55 in tota,l with a number of adults a...

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What a difference a year can make

What a difference a year can make...

, by Sharon

This time last year this space was occupied by the ‘construction village’ for the accessibility project at Eridge.  There were portacabins, vehicles, cranes, walkways, fencing, workers going about their tasks. Now life has returned to how it always was with the excep...

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Artwave at Bishopstone station

Artwave at Bishopstone station...

September 13, 2022, by Paul Bromley

Bishopstone station is hosting an art exhibition as part of the Artwave Festival. The foyer of the art deco station housed displays from three local artists last weekend. The exhibition is also on this coming weekend (Saturday 17 September and Sunday 18 September) from 11am to 4p...

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Promoting Pulborough’s public transport links

Promoting Pulborough’s public tran...

, by Rowena Tyler

Horsham District Council worked in collaboration recently with SCRP to promote both Pulborough as a tourist destination and rail and bus transport options to the village as a more sustainable way to travel. Pulborough is the heart of rural West Sussex sitting on the Roman crossin...

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Sheffield Park are providing free accessible travel to their beautiful venue with a new mini-bus service from Uckfield

Sheffield Park are providing free access...

September 8, 2022, by Sharon

The National Trust are providing free accessible transport to Sheffield Park Gardens. Why not book aboard the free community bus for your visit to Sheffield Park this autumn? It runs every Tuesday from Uckfield so it is now easier than ever to get your fix of fresh air. Pre-booki...

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Sustainability Week 2022 at Shoreham Port – free tickets now available

Sustainability Week 2022 at Shoreham Por...

September 7, 2022, by Rowena Tyler

  We are pleased to share that tickets and event information for Sustainability Week 2022 at Shoreham Port is now live! Thursday 29th September – Saturday 1st October. Featuring talks with industry experts, immersive and engaging tours, and opportunities to see this vibran...

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Maritime Heritage photographs for Southwick Station

Maritime Heritage photographs for Southw...

, by Rowena Tyler

GTR maintenance team have kindly installed a series of donated professional photographs into the underpass at Southwick station, to sit alongside the existing tilework art, all celebrating maritime heritage and links with Shoreham port. Other photographs from the same exhibition ...

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Car Free Day events in Brighton & Hove

Car Free Day events in Brighton & Ho...

, by Paul Bromley

Brighton & Hove City Council is launching the programme for Car Free Day 2022. The campaign involves an exciting, week-long offer of events, activities and prizes, which aim to encourage and incentivise people to switch to sustainable and more active modes of travel for their...

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East Grinstead Accessibility event

East Grinstead Accessibility event...

September 6, 2022, by Sharon

The lift being called by Mimms Davies MP and Mrs Mackie, wife of Eric Mackie the local resident who petitioned for improved access for all who has been memorialised with a plaque within the ticket hall....

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Your Community Rail Line

Explore your local area by train and find day trips, attractions, walks, architecture & heritage sites to visit.


Case Studies

The Joy of Train Travel

July 17, 2022, Sharon Hunt
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Finding Nemo

July 14, 2022, Sharon Hunt
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Train Travel and Community Participation

June 14, 2022, Sharon Hunt
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Providing young people with skills to travel safely, confidently & independently by train

What we do

The Southeast Communities 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