CRL - Community Rail Lancashire

CR Week 2023

Community Rail Week 2023 organised by the Community Rail Network and sponsored by the Rail Delivery Group and took place from Monday 22nd to Sunday 28th May 2023. This year’s theme was ‘Connecting Communities by Rail’ and Community Rail Lancashire had thirteen events arranged to celebrate with their local communities during this annual event. 

Caption: Year 5 Pupils from Barkerend Leadership Academy in Bradford admire the iconic Ribblehead viaduct.

Some details of Community Rail Lancashire’s involvement and the events during the week can be seen by clicking the links below:

Rails to the Dales – a train ride through history

 Feel Good Field Trips Reach Milestone

Connecting communities through art and history

+  Bradford school children learn about the engineering heritage of the iconic Ribblehead Viaduct

Eid Express rolls into Accrington for food, fashion and festivities

Neighbouring CRPs meet for a walk

Community Rail Week 2023 – Miscellany