ACoRP Station Buildings Workshop

We are please to announce a repeat of our stations buildings workshop.


Job opportunities at ACoRP

We have a number of vacancies currently


Community Rail Cafe

Involved in community rail or want to get started? Join the discussion on our partner site.


Welcome to ACORP

ACoRP – the Association of Community Rail Partnerships – is the membership body for almost 50 CRPs (community rail partnerships), representing over 80 community rail lines across the UK, as well as more than 1,000 station adoption groups.

Acting as the conduit between our members, national and local government and the rail industry, our role is to provide support, advice and guidance on developing community rail initiatives at grass-roots level.  At the same time, we promote community rail at a strategic level and work closely with decision-makers to embed the concept in national planning.


Community Rail Awards

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Community Rail Awards Recognise Community Champions

16th September 2016

  Our Community Rail Awards recognise all those who give their time and energy to support community rail. Whether they tend station gardens, display art, organise community events or promote accessibility their efforts make all the difference to the station environment. We recognise times have been tough for Southern passengers, but these volunteers have been […]


And Finally…..

8th September 2016

  On my travels I do see some strange things; however this fenced garden has to be up there as one of the oddest. Network Rail contractors won’t be parking their plant on this garden! So a bottle of house wine at the awards for the first reader to tell me:- Where is it? Is the fence […]


North Berwick – End of the Line

6th September 2016

With great memories of North Berwick as a youngster, to my surprise a business opportunity transpired after being made redundant in 2011. My new exciting prospect was to be found at North Berwick Railway Station Kiosk, at the  terminus of the 22.25 mile Edinburgh to North Berwick Line. I decided to keep the name ScotNews which […]


New Information Centre opens at Liskeard Station

  A new information centre for travellers on the railway has open at Liskeard station. The Looe Valley Line Information Centre will operate from rooms on platform 3 at Liskeard, the Looe Valley Line platform, and will feature a range of information about the local area, exhibition on the history of the line, railway books and […]


ACoRP Job Opportunity Administration Assistant

In addition to the posts that SEARCH are recruiting for us (click here to see them) we also have a post for Administration Assistant – Huddersfield 37 hr per week – Salary uo to £17000.00 pa ACoRP – the Association of Community Rail Partnerships based in Huddersfield – is the membership body for almost 50 CRPs (community rail […]