|Aire Valley Rail Users' Group|
|Working to improve rail services in the Aire Valley|
Useful links to bodies associated with the Airedale Line
Metro, the West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive
looks after public transport issues on behalf of the West Yorkshire
Passenger Transport Authoriity, which in turn is made up of councillors
from the five metropolitan authorities that make up the West Yorshire area.
is the Train Operating Company which operates our trains, and
local services across the north of England covering the area between
Chester and Newcastle, and the Cumbrian Coast to North Lincolnshire.
is the Train Operating Company which runs express trains between Leeds
and London Kings Cross, and once a day between Kings Cross and Bradford and Skipton.
is the umbrella body for all rail user groups in the UK.
ACORP, the Association of Community Rail Partnership
is the umbrella body for the many CRPs which help promote railways around the
country - these include the lines from Skipton to Morecambe and Carlisle.
Bradford Rail Users Group
is the rail user group covering the Bradford area.
Yorkshire Dales Public Transport Users Group
campaigns for better public transport in the Yorkshire Dales and publicises the services available.
SELRAP, the Skipton East Lancashire Rail Action Partnership
campaigns to see the railway line between Skipton and Colne,
closed in 1970, re-opened as part of the national network.
FOSCL, the Friends of the Settle and Carlisle Line
works to develop the rail services and increase the patronage on the historic
and scenic route linking Leeds, Skipton, Settle and Carlisle.
The Leeds and Morecambe Community Rail Partnership
works to develop the rail services and increase the patronage on the route
linking Leeds, Skipton, Bentham, Carnforth, Lancaster and Morecambe.