Download pdf versions of the presentations from the 2020 Community Rail Conference. Presentations are listed by topic


Monday 2 March

Sustainable communities and stations: Presentations from Siemen’s Ross Primmer, RSSB’s Craig Hales, Bolton & South Lancashire’s Paul Salveson and Community Rail Network chief exec, Jools Townsend.


Workshop one – Biodiversity: Presentations from Balfour Beatty’s Pippa Jordan, Network Rail’s Mike Franklin and Mike Knott of the Farnborough Residents Association.


Workshop two – Practical steps to integrate sustainable transport modes: Presentations from Campaign for Better Transport’s Stephen Joseph and Nick Farthing from Three Rivers Community Rail Partnership.


Tuesday 3 March

Access for all / Helping community rail to flourish: Presentations from the Department for Transport’s Neil Priest and Community Rail Network chief exec, Jools Townsend.


Workshop two – Community engagement and the bigger picture: Presentations from The People’s Powerhouse’s Stephanie Riches and Fiona Forsythe from Tyne Valley Community Rail Partnership.


Workshop three – Youth engagement contributing to national objectives: Presentations from the Creative Youth Network’s Sandy Hore-Ruthen and East Midlands Railway’s Kaye Robinson.


Evidencing impact and value: Community Rail Network’s Alex Peel demontrates the new impact assessment recording tool.