The latest press release from the HRE Group
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They are in need of UK-wide intelligence of proposed and planned cycle and walking paths around the country that might be threatened by the proposed HRE infilling and demolition.
Jeff Vinter has written a selection of articles titled ‘The January Lockdown’.
Database is now available on the Branch Line Society Website.
An update from the trustees
A short video highlighting the HRE Group campaign to preserve our railway heritage
Could be useful to walk organisers
The Rail to Trail project is a group committed to transforming disused railways into 21st century travel networks in Somerset
The e-petition by the HRE Group to Highways England and Department for Transport is now set up
Planning application to re-route a section of path
In the latest magazine the Chairman discusses if/how we should support campaigns – and indeed we’re looking to recruit a Campaigns Officer. Any thoughts?
(as previously reported)
Is the time right for RR to introduce a discussion thread facility? Will it work for us? Are there benefits? Are there risks? Is it unfair on non-website users? Do we need rules?
The Viaduct stands 90ft above Scandal Beck in the Westmorland Dales in Cumbria. It has re-opened to walkers
Camping coaches are back at Sandsend Station near Whitby
The fabulously restored Droxford Station on the Meon Valley line is advertised for sale for £1.6 million.
Lowdham Signal Boxhas been saved by Lowdham Railway Heritage and relocated nearby
Have your say in the government consultation clarifying pedestrian and cyclist priority. The consultation closes on 27th October
Controversial plans to turn the Monsal Trail and the Viaduct back into a railway See FB post » For non-FB users, click here for link to BBC article