The Great Scenic Railways website and an accompanying marketing campaign have been recognised at the national Community Rail Awards held at Torquay’s Riviera International Centre. The campaign won first prize in the Marketing category – read all about it on the Devon and Cornwall Rail Partnership website.
The Avocet Line between Exeter and Exmouth saw the opening of a new station today. Newcourt is Devon’s first new station for 20 years. The photo above shows the very first train arriving at the station from Exeter on time at 05.57 as the sun rises. A big thank you to Chris Austin for getting […]
Come and meet our very own Poldark and Demelza at London Paddington today, as part of the national Community Rail in the City campaign. Complete with lobster pots, fishing nets, barrels and period costumes, the Devon & Cornwall Rail Partnership’s staff and helpers are using the programme’s popularity as a way to capture the attention […]
The 125th anniversary of the opening of Bere Ferrers and Bere Alston stations and the opening of the Plymouth to Tavistock and Lydford railway will be marked with a number of local celebrations. A commemorative dinner, historical exhibition, an illustrated talk and an open day at the Tamar Belle Heritage Centre, Bere Ferrers station, […]