CRL - Community Rail Lancashire

The Learning Zone
School Engagement

The School Engagement page explains Community Rail Lancashire’s involvement with schools and is for displaying photographs, images and other work relating to the work the Community Rail Partnerships do with schools.

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Resources

Find and download newsletters, maps, Town Centre Trails and a host of other things.

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Walks

Community Rail Lancashire promotes walking for health and supports a series of guided and self guide walks.

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The Lines

Lancashire has five community rail partnerships (CRPs) that cover a total of seven lines or routes and these are one of the biggest groups of CRPs in the country.

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About Us

The Community Rail Lancashire team consists of five full time officers, Richard Watts, Brian Haworth, Simon Clarke, Daisy Chapman-Chamberlain and Emily Elliott and is helped by a regular volunteer Marjorie Birch.

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Events

Regular updates on rail user group meetings and other events taking place on, or near, Community Rail Lancashire’s community rail lines and stations.

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Accountability

Community Rail Lancashire Ltd., Registered in England 9999437, is a company limited by guarantee and is accountable to Companies House.

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Welcome to Community Rail Lancashire

Lancashire is a county of contrasts. Explore the delightful coastal areas of the Fylde and Morecambe Bay with dramatic views across to the Lakes; the historic towns and cities such as Lancaster and Ormskirk and discover the quiet countryside of the Ribble Valley and Pendleside dominated by Pendle Hill.

Exploring Lancashire by rail can be fun and educational as well!! Did you know that Clitheroe has what may be the smallest castle keep in the country or that Colne host’s one of the largest Rhythm and Blues Festivals in the world? There is so much to see, enjoy and learn and it can all be reached using Lancashire’s community rail network.

The 7 Lines of Lancashire

Lancashire has five community rail partnerships (CRPs) that cover a total of seven lines or routes and these are one of the biggest groups of CRPs in the country.

The 7 Lines of Lancashire

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Latest News

Down The Line Website

New CRL education website goes live. Posted 21.03.17

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Ideas For The Weekend

Rail accessible events in the CRL area. Posted 16.03.17

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South Fylde Art & Wildlife Project

Heyhouses school to create artwork for St. Anne's station. Posted 15.03.17

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Our Great North Rail Project

Update on Blackpool - Preston electrification. Posted 10.03.17

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Extra Replacement Buses On Strike Day

Additional buses to support revised timetable. Posted 10.03.17

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Carnforth Booking Office Closed

Emergency structural work closes building. Posted 09.03.17

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Monday 13th March 2017

Northern to run additional bus services on Strike day. Posted 09.03.17

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