The Heart of England Community Rail Partnership is working with various partners to deliver community projects that respond to the needs of the local area.  Read the reports from our completed project and find out about upcoming projects. 

If you or your organisation would like to get in touch about a community rail project, then please email

Current Projects

Details of our projects for 2021 are coming soon!

Completed Projects

welcome back bag

Welcome back packs

Station adopters are the backbone of community rail and during Covid-19, there were many months when they weren't able to go to their stations. When restrictions on volunteer activities eased, we wanted to show our gratitude to the hard-work and dedication they bring to their areas.

Read the report
Coventry acts of kindness

Coventry acts of kindness

6 days, 4 stations, over 4,000 goodies given away to railway users, in partnership with The Kaleidoscope Plus Group.

Acts of kindness

left to right; year 5 pupils from Kingsway Community Primary School, Victoria Pond – Chiltern Railways security manager, Julia Singleton-Tasker – Heart of England Community Rail Partnership officer, Alex Atkinson – Teacher at Kingsway Community Primary School

Safer schools - Rail safety videos

Working in partnership with Chiltern Railways, and with input from Network Rail and the British Transport Police, we have produced a rail safety video to be used alongside our rail safety lesson plans for KS2. Click on the link to read the report, or go to our Education page to see the video and accompanying resources.

Rail safety video report