PR & Media

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company provides news, information and images to members of the media.

To find out About Us, our partners and stakeholders click here.

You can also read about our work as a Community Rail Partnership on our Who We Are and What We Do page here.

If you wish to be included in our Press Release mailing list, please email your details to can also contact us by calling our Appleby office on 017683 53200.

If you are not a member of the media but would like to make an enquiry, click here to visit our Contact Us page.

Please note, the Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company Limited does not operate steam excursions.

You can find out about steam excursions travelling along the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle rail line here.

Photo Gallery

A wide selection of images is available on this website in the Photo Gallery.  These images may be used but must be credited as follows:

© Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company.

If you require something more specific, please email

Press Releases

Click the links below to read and download the latest Press Releases available from the Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company.

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Latest news

Engineering Works – 29th and 30th July 2024

Please note, there are emergency works on the Settle-Carlisle line on the 29th and 30th [...]

First summer 2024 Appleby Railway Station shopper shuttle this weekend 

The first of a summer of shuttle buses linking Appleby Railway Station and the town [...]