ACoRP Events & Awards

ACoRP holds events for its members throughout the year as well as organising the prestigious Community Rail Awards each Autumn.
Forthcoming events will be listed below with details downloadable in the menu on the right.

2017 Events

17 May – Community Rail in the City

Community Rail in the City is a annual event where Community Rail Partnerships get together in major stations for the day to highlight their work and reasons to travel along their lines. This year’s event includes:

Birmingham New Street – Borderlands, Cambrian Coast, Chester-Shrewsbury, Conwy Valley, Heart of Wales, Abbey Line and Marston Vale CRPs
Leeds – Esk Valley and Penistone Line CRPs
London King’s Cross – Poacher Line CRP
London Liverpool Street – Essex & South Suffolk, East Suffolk and Norfolk CRPs
London Paddington – Devon & Cornwall RP
London Waterloo – Isle of Wight and Three Rivers CRPs
Manchester Piccadilly – CR Humber

This year’s event will also see the launch of the new Scenic Rail Britain website. More details coming soon.

5 June – ACoRP Seminar for Community Rail Partnerships and Station Adopters | Transport for Greater Manchester, 2 Piccadilly Place, Manchester, M1 3BG

ACoRP’s Seminars are an opportunity for Community Rail Partnerships and Station Adopters to get together for updates on the latest information from ACoRP, to swap good practice and for training. The draft agenda is available to download in the menu on the right and booking details will be available soon.

6 June – ACoRP Seminar for Community Rail Partnerships and Station Adopters | Fujitsu Services, 22 Baker Street, London, W1U 3BW

ACoRP’s Seminars are an opportunity for Community Rail Partnerships and Station Adopters to get together for updates on the latest information from ACoRP, to swap good practice and for training. The draft agenda is available to download in the menu on the right and booking details will be available soon.

5 October – Community Rail Awards 2017 | Derby

The annual Community Rail Awards recognise and reward the hard work and dedication of the community rail family. This year’s awards ceremony and gala dinner is being held at The Roundhouse in Derby, along with a programme of associated events organised by East Midlands Trains.

The awards will open for entry on 12 April 2017. More details on how to enter the 2017 awards can be found here.