Reintroduction of at seat catering service hailed a success
Volunteers move the earth to improve Rayleigh and Hockley stations
Volunteers have spent a day transforming overgrown areas into gardens at Rayleigh and Hockley rail stations.
20 volunteers from Greater Anglia, the Department for Transport and Essex County Council spent the day digging and planting new flower beds, filling planters and cutting back overgrown bushes and trees at each station.
Seaside spectacular train takes to the track in Essex – tickets now on sale
Bargain tickets are now on sale for a special train ride to the beach.
The inaugural ‘Bucket and Spade’ train will run on Thursday 31st May from Billericay and Wickford stations to Southend Victoria, just a short walk to the seafront.
The tickets – priced at just £5 return for an adult and £3 return for a child - are only available online at www.esscrp.org.uk
The special Greater Anglia train will be decked-out with a seaside theme and there will be lots of fun on board.