You may find the following websites of interest:

 

http://www.crewe2manchesterrail.org.uk/

The website of the Community Rail Partnership for this line.

 

http://www.northernrail.org/

Northern Rail are the local operator on this line.

 

 http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Rail timetable enquiries

 

http://www.cheshirebytrain.org.uk/

"Cheshire by Train" website

 

 

 http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-quarrybankmillandstyalestate/

 National Trust Styal webpages

 

http://www.hmprisonservice.gov.uk/prisoninformation/locateaprison/prison.asp?id=519,15,2,15,519,0

 HMP Styal Prison webpages

 

http://www.acorp.uk.com/ 

ACoRP - The Association of Community Rail Partnerships

 

http://www.railfuture.org.uk/

Railfuture - A pro-rail lobby group.

 

http://www.mcrua.org.uk/ 

Mid-Cheshire Rail users Association

 

http://www.handforthstation.org.uk

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

 

http://reddish.dsracing.me.uk/

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

 

http://www.passengerfocus.org.uk/

Passenger Focus - The rail consumer watchdog.

 

http://www.barrydoe.plus.com/

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

 

http://www.gmpte.com/

Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive

 

 http://www.foxline.co.uk/

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