Author: Gary Outram

October 14, 2021

On Friday 8th October Kent Community Rail Partnership traveled with students and staff from St Edward’s school Sheerness to the Network Rail Travel Safe Travel Smart centre at Margate. It was an exciting day and the students enjoyed the interactive learning environment at this new state of the art facility. Explaining how much a train…

September 16, 2021

The idea of creating public art for the subway at Strood station first appeared in the Town Centre regeneration consultation of 2015. Whilst not on our Action Plan, when Govia Thameslink Railway approached us to engage with the local community to develop a mural we were happy to grasp the opportunity. Graham Upton, the artist,…

December 8, 2020

Dear Kent Community Rail Members, We have enjoyed four Zoom book clubs during 2020 and are planning our first read for the new year. We read the book over 6 weeks, sharing in weekly catch up emails and finish up with a lively on-line chat via Zoom.   Our next read will be “The Railway Detective”…

December 8, 2020

Dear Kent Community Rail Members, Following the success of our four Zoom book clubs during 2020 it’s time to branch out. Much like Book Club our aim will be to find time in our busy schedules to watch a documentary or film, share our thoughts and views by weekly email and gather on-line via Zoom…

November 26, 2020

Join Kent CRP for a Christmas quiz on Thurs 17 Dec,  7:00pm to 8:30pm on Zoom. Quiz Master Matt ‘Santa’ Fraser from Southeastern will be covering questions on a range of fun seasonal categories including: Christmas around the world Christmas Food and Drink Christmas Music Christmas TV & Movies Christmas Selection Box Teams can be made up…