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News from SCRP and communities around the railway lines in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.

Seed swap events in Lewes and Brighton

Seed swap events in Lewes and Brighton

December 12, 2023, by Paul Bromley
Dates have been announced for seed swap events in Lewes and Brighton in 2024. Seedy Saturday Lewes takes place on Saturday 3 February at Lewes Town Hall from 10am to […]...
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Christmas Fundraising day for St Michael’s hospice ...

Christmas Fundraising day for St Michael’s hospice ...

, by Andrew Pope
This Saturday the staff at the Hastings Station held a cake sale and musical fundraiser in aid of St Michael’s Hospice. The staff had been baking all week to produce […]...
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Every station has a story SCRP Weekly Highlights

Every station has a story SCRP Weekly Highlights

December 8, 2023, by Fiona Morton
Every station has many stories to tell, check out the project at Feltham to record the hidden history of this community. Lots of elves, tinsel and Christmas trees feature this […]...
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Aspens try a train for confidence

Aspens try a train for confidence

December 7, 2023, by Andrew Pope
This week some residents from Aspens joined Andy for two separate train travel confidence building trips. In the Morning we travelled from West St Leonards to Hastings where we had […]...
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Bishopstone station restoration highly commended in railw...

Bishopstone station restoration highly commended in railw...

, by Paul Bromley
The restoration of Bishopstone Station has been highly commended at a prestigious awards ceremony. The conversion of the Old Parcel Room into a community hub was praised by judges at […]...
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Christmas miracle as Redhill’s pantomime is saved b...

Christmas miracle as Redhill’s pantomime is saved b...

December 6, 2023, by Sharon
The Harlequin Theatre shut down after reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete (Raac) was discovered in the venue, so the Christmas pantomime has moved to a big top tent in Memorial Park, […]...
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A Christmas cheer for volunteers!

A Christmas cheer for volunteers!

December 5, 2023, by Rowena Tyler
Arundel station hosted a Christmas party for some of the volunteers who do so much to make the station bright and cheery throughout the year.  Members of Greening Arundel, along […]...
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Metrobus – Hydrogen Bus Fleet

Metrobus – Hydrogen Bus Fleet

December 4, 2023, by Sharon
Metrobus have shared the following information on their Hydrogen Bus Fleet: Our commitment to Zero Emissions As part of our commitment to reducing emissions, twenty new hydrogen fuelled buses will [&h...
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Gatwick station history project

Gatwick station history project

, by Sharon
If you are unable to travel to Gatwick but would like to know more about the history of the station and the airport, Bruce Healey, who designed and researched the […]...
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