We need you to take action today to prevent the extension of the Rother Valley Steam Railway.

Formal Objection From Cllr. Mrs Sally-Ann Hart

Rother Valley Railway has made application to the Department of Transport for a Transport and Works Act order to ‘construct, operate and maintain’ a new railway line from Bodiam to Robertsbridge. If granted this will require 3 level crossings, one across the A21. My emailed letter (copy below) to the Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP,…

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Parish Council Meeting 3rd May

  The next Robertsbridge Parish Council meeting is on 3rd May at 7:30pm at the Robertsbridge Youth Centre. They will be considering the RVR TWAO/CPO application. Please come along to make your feelings known. If you cannot attend please email your objections to clerk@salehurst-pc.org.uk It is vital that the Parish Council hear our concerns!

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A Farmers Perspective

We’re a mixed farm business growing crops, hops plus rearing cattle and the proposed railway lies directly through the heart of our farm. There’s a number of reasons we’re so opposed to this project but first some background. The original line was closed in the 1950’s some years later a group of steam enthusiasts got…

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The Salehurst Halt

The Salehurst Halt (Formerly ‘The Eight Bells’), is a small pub in the picturesque hamlet of Salehurst, East Sussex. It was renamed in the late 1970’s to acknowledge the small wooden platform (created for the church organist to get to work in 1903). Previously the railway was used functionally to deliver goods and people along…

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