You may find the following websites of interest:

The website of the Community Rail Partnership for this line.

Northern Rail are the local operator on this line.

Rail timetable enquiries

"Cheshire by Train" website

 National Trust Styal webpages,15,2,15,519,0

 HMP Styal Prison webpages 

ACoRP - The Association of Community Rail Partnerships

Railfuture - A pro-rail lobby group. 

Mid-Cheshire Rail users Association

Friends of Handforth Station (site to go live in March 2008)

Friends of Reddish South Station (served by one train per week!)

Passenger Focus - The rail consumer watchdog.

Barry Doe: A rail expert and jourmalist - lots of information on his website.

Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive

Foxline Publishing - producers of numerous books on local rail history.