Here you can find links to some of Community Rail Lancashire animated films, YouTube videos and DVDs that have been made recently and previously over the last few years.
Granny – a film about Lizzy Ashcroft, one of the Dick, Kerr Ladies
Community Rail Week 2022 – a short film about CRL activity during Community Rail Week
Rachel Kay-Shuttleworth – a short film about this famous embroiderer and lace maker who lived at Gawthorpe Hall in Padiham
Autism Friendly Line – a series of films for stations along the route from Blackburn to Manchester via Todmorden
A walk from Lytham – a linear walk from Lytham station to St. Annes-on-the-Sea station along the sea front
Exploring Lancashire by Rail – a canal walk with St. John’s Catholic Primary School, Burscough
A walk from Burscough – a walk from Burscough to Rufford along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal
Padiham Greenway Walking Film (without the bridge) – an edited short film by Huckleberry Films about the path along the old railway line
Padiham Greenway Walking Film – a short film by Huckleberry Films about the path along the old railway line
100 Women 100 Journeys – launch event video
100 Women 100 Journeys – a series of audiograms recorded by the story tellers
Along the Line – the virtual Zoom launch event
Along the Line – the launch video for the art work project at Ramsgreave & Wilpshire station
Pallet Christmas Trees – a ‘how to’ film showing the Friends of St Annes upcycling old pallets
Community Rail Awards 2020 – short videos about CRL’s successes at the awards
Parbold Station – a virtual history poster
Mencap Doodly – an animation narrated members of the Learning & Disability Charity for Liverpool & Sefton
Let’s Connect Accrington Railway Station – the second of the short films
Burnley Manchester Road Station – a virtual history poster
Backtrack Competition – a short animation showing how to enter this anti-trespass competition
Tales From DalesRail – a virtual DalesRail project
Accrington Station – a virtual history poster
Station History Poster – a short Doodly animation about making a history poster
Action Stations Fingerspelling – a short video about British Sign Language
Let’s Connect Ramsgreave & Wilpshire Station 2 – the second short film about this project
Let’s Connect Accrington Railway Station – the first short film about this project
Let’s Connect Brierfield Railway Station – the first short film about this project
Let’s Connect Ramsgreave & Wilpshire Railway Station – the first short film about this project
Make A Beeline for the Station – short promotional video for the Preston to Ormskirk Line
Northern Community Rail Conference 2019 – a short video featuring the work of station volunteers
A DalesRail Taster – a promotional video showing the delights of the DalesRail service
The Autism Friendly Railway – a short film of the launch day 30.07.19
Leeds, Lancaster & Morecambe CRP – the 2019 AGM video
Greening the East Lancashire Line – the trailer to the second Brian the Bull DVD
Darren’s Day Out – an animation produced in partnership with Darwen primary schools and local artist Alastair Nicholson.
Small Fry’s Adventure on the Railway – Local artist Alastair Nicholson’s animation of Padiham Green Primary School’s story book ‘Operation Stickleback’.
Community Rail – a short video made by he DfT film unit that has been shown at the Civil Service Live events across the country.
The Beeline – a short promotional video for the Preston to Ormskirk and through to Liverpool lines in West Lancashire.
School Trips in Community Rail – a short video containing some tips and tricks for successfully engaging schools in rail and community rail.
Brian the Bull – the eponymous hero of two DVDs