News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.
Images from Penshurst Platform Gallery
March 5, 2021, by Maddy Mills
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Guidance for community rail partnerships and station frie...
March 4, 2021, by Rowena Tyler
Community Rail Network (CRN) has issued the following guidance. This should be read in conjunction with more specific guidance from the appropriate train operating company (TOC), who may have their ...
Campaign to re-map lost pathways
March 3, 2021, by Sharon
The current appetite for walking, exploring and discovering our beautiful countryside has highlighted the need for ‘lost’ pathways to be recognised and re-mapped before they disappear fore...
Buxted station new platform planters
March 2, 2021, by Sharon
A little bit of colour on a cold and misty morning. Buxted station has taken delivery of three new platform planters. The planters were made using re-cycled wood (pre-lockdown) by the vert talented ge...
Introducing GTR’s Accessible Travel Policy
February 26, 2021, by Maddy Mills
We are delighted to share an update with you on GTR’s new Accessible Travel Policy. The policy is available directly on all GTR websites. Supported by the “Making Rail Accessible” leaflet, p...
Spa Valley Railway re-opening date
February 25, 2021, by Sharon
Our station partners at Eridge station the Spa Valley Railway plans to reopen to the public on Saturday 22nd May.- further details to be announced. Spa Valley trains run from Tunbridge Wells West stat...
Active travel celebration
February 23, 2021, by Catherine Simmons
A great end to a incredibly rewarding four years at the Active Access for Growth Programme online celebration event this morning. There were lots of ideas for future projects encouraging sustainable a...
Penshurst Station’s Platform Gallery
February 18, 2021, by Sharon
An amazing, surprising artwork installation at Penshurst station has been completed. A passenger benefit fund project made possible by the local knowledge of the Community Rail Officer which led to ...
Valentine Hearts for Angmering Station
February 15, 2021, by Rowena Tyler
Deirdre Carolin, from the Friends of Angmering Station sent us this message: “During Lockdown we have continued to send art packs to those isolated at home. With the support of the station staff...