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Wanted: Hike Heroes, Local Legends, Walkpreneurs & F...

Wanted: Hike Heroes, Local Legends, Walkpreneurs & F...

August 13, 2021, by Fiona Morton
The hunt is on  for North Downs Way Ambassadors to join a FREE  programme of training available for people in Kent and Surrey who love being outdoors, love walking, love their local area and want to...
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SER Launches new Accessible Travel Advisory Panel

SER Launches new Accessible Travel Advisory Panel

August 6, 2021, by Catherine Simmons
The official launch of the SER Accessible Travel Advisory Panel took place at the Hilton Tower Bridge yesterday. As a member of this newly formed panel, Community Lines Team Manager and 1066 Line Offi...
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Eridge station birthday celebrations

Eridge station birthday celebrations

August 5, 2021, by Sharon
On 3 August Southeast Communities Rail Partnership jointly held a party with the Spa Valley Railway at Eridge station to celebrate this lovely old station’s 153 birthday and to thank all who have be...
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Bluebell Railway celebrates 60 years with a 3 day festiva...

Bluebell Railway celebrates 60 years with a 3 day festiva...

, by Sharon
It’s our birthday this weekend! Bluebell Railway turned 60 years old in 2020, so come and join us for our belated diamond 60 Plus 1 anniversary event from 6 – 8 August 2021. This year, they...
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Leisure travel boosts the local economy by £46bn

Leisure travel boosts the local economy by £46bn

August 4, 2021, by Fiona Morton
The SCRP is promoting leisure travel through the Days Out By rail campaign .  Using active transport and exploring the  outdoors is good for well-being but it also has a major impact on the local ec...
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Friends of Bishopstone Station showcase plans at AGM

Friends of Bishopstone Station showcase plans at AGM

, by Catherine Simmons
At their recent AGM in Bishopstone parish hall The Friends of Bishopstone Station showcased the plans drawn up by local architects Baker Brown to redevelop what was ‘Linda’s Store’ i...
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New visitor information at Brighton

New visitor information at Brighton

, by Catherine Simmons
A large new visitor information board has been placed outside the Travel Centre at Brighton Station. Created through https://www.visitbrighton.com/ it shows all of the best local attractions within wa...
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Job vaccancies at Bluebell Railway

Job vaccancies at Bluebell Railway

, by Sharon
An interesting opportunity for job seekers – The Bluebell Railway, at Sheffield Park, near Uckfield, has two vacancies for a Catering Supervisor, and a Chef de Partie. Details of both jobs, and...
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Train as a walks leader with the North Downs Way

Train as a walks leader with the North Downs Way

August 2, 2021, by Sharon
Free North Downs Way Ambassador Training ________________________________________ Applications are now open for our free North Downs Way Ambassador training. It’s ideal for local outdoor enthusi...
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A flying visit to see all the latest at Eridge station

A flying visit to see all the latest at Eridge station

Our local MP Nus Ghani just paid a quick visit to Eridge to station to see for herself progress of t...

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