About Us

The Blackmore Vale Line CRP, launched in 2016, is the local rail partnership covering the stations and 80-mile route from Tisbury to Crewkerne on the West of England Line between London Waterloo and Exeter St. David.

Together with local people, station groups, statutory and voluntary groups, and businesses the CRP promotes the area to prospective rail passengers stimulating tourism and the local economy. The CRP also works to increase community involvement in its award-winning stations and encourages residents and visitors to use the stations for a wide range of journeys.

About Us

Stations

The BVCRP consists of six stations for you to explore.

For more information on each station as well as their local attractions, please click on a picture below.

  • Tisbury Station

    Tisbury Station

  • Gillingham Station

    Gillingham Station

  • Templecombe Station

    Templecombe Station

  • Sherborne Station

    Sherborne Station

  • Yeovil Junction

    Yeovil Junction

  • Crewkerne Station

    Crewkerne Station

Recent News

Recent local news from across the Blackmore Vale Line.

  • A message from South Western Railway

    South Western Railway (SWR) is looking forward to welcoming customers back to a more punctual, reliable and energy efficient network, following a year-long programme of extensive improvements made possible by low passenger numbers. Since the first national lockdown in spring last year, passenger numbers on SWR’s network have remained consistently low compared to pre-pandemic levels. […]

  • Railway engineering works in the Salisbury area: Weekends in May 2021

    Railway engineering works in the Salisbury areaWeekends in May 2021 Railway engineering works in the Salisbury areaWeekends in May 2021 Railway engineering works in the Salisbury areaWeekends in May 2021 Railway engineering works in the Salisbury areaWeekends in May 2021 Railway engineering works in the Salisbury areaWeekends in May 2021 Railway engineering works in the […]

  • Boatwrights Sponsor The Car Club!

    Boatwrights have been in Tisbury since 2015 and have worked tirelessly to obtain a reputation for being friendly, approachable and above all, a professional, community minded Estate Agent. As an independent, award winning local business, Boatwrights take their social responsibilities very seriously and are always looking to give back as much as possible to the […]

  • South Western Railway Timetables from Monday 11th January 2021

    A message from Phil Dominey, Senior Regional Development Manager, South Western Railway As you will know, throughout this pandemic, our priority has been to provide safe and reliable train services for all those key workers who are keeping our country running through this difficult time. As we enter a third national lockdown this commitment hasn’t changed. […]

  • Misterton Road in Crewkerne Closure, 8th to 15th January

    From January 8th to 15th 2021 Misterton Road in Crewkerne will be closed. This means that the 6 bus service will not serve Crewkerne station, but will pass through North Perrott and Hazlebury Plucknett. The 96 service will not serve North Perrott and Hazelbury Plucknett, but on journeys towards Yeovil will turn at Crewkerne station, […]

  • Urgent repairs to a rail embankment in the Crewkerne area on Sunday 20th December

    Network Rail need to make urgent repairs to a rail embankment in the Crewkerne area on Sunday 20th December 2020 which will result in the line between Yeovil Junction and Exeter being closed all day. GWR services between Exmouth and Exeter are not affected. Buses will replace trains all day with faster buses between Yeovil and […]

  • Significant alterations to West of England line services from 17th December 2020

    We would like to apologise for the fact that we are currently having to make significant temporary alterations to our West of England diesel services between Exeter / Bristol, Salisbury and Waterloo due to a high number of train crew either testing positive for COVID-19 or being required to self-isolate. As a result all West […]

Twitter

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Contact Us

If you would like to contact us, you can use the message form below, or you can contact us at crp@blackmorevaletrains.com.