Community Rail Network has a number of project sponsorship opportunities available throughout the year. If you are interested in finding out more and would like to talk about ways in which you could support our work or work together on joint initiatives please contact either Hazel Lavery ( or Sarah Fatica (  

Community Rail Awards sponsorship:

**Only a few sponsorship opportunities for the Community Rail Awards 2022 remain (taking place on 5 October 2022, in Manchester). To find out more please call Hazel Lavery on 07939 958752.** 

There are a range of sponsorship opportunities available around the Community Rail Awards 2023/24, taking place in March 2024 (location TBC). The Awards continue to grow in size and importance, with the last live event attracting more than 200 entries and 460 attendees from the community rail movement, rail industry, senior government figures, and third sector partners.

Each opportunity comes with an range of benefits as detailed in our sponsorship package. Alternatively, you can contact our events & fundraising manager, Hazel Lavery (07939 958752), to discuss this opportunity more generally and express an interest.

Scenic Rail Britain website sponsorship: 

Britain is home to some spectacular railway journeys and as the green travel movement grows people are increasingly looking to explore Britain’s hidden gems. The Scenic Rail Britain website provides inspiration on places to visit by rail and provides exciting ideas and suggestions on how Britain can be explored by train. We are actively seeking for a new headline sponsor for our Scenic Rail Britain website which features 84 community rail lines, with more being added in 2022.  We’ve welcomed over 265k visitors to the site and continue to engage with a combined total of over 7.3k followers across our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram social media channels.

To find out more about this sponsorship opportunity and the associated benefits please contact Alice Mannion ( or 07376 124965.