ROTHER VALLEY RAILWAY LTD
Registered Office is : 3/4, Bower Terrace, Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent. ME16 8RY
Registered in England, number: 2613553.
The Rother Valley Railway Ltd is a limited liability company with Share Capital, incorporated in 1991, Companies House register number 2613553. The objects of the Company are the rebuilding, development and management of the heritage railway from Robertsbridge to Bodiam including the establishment and operation of a passenger carrying train service.
100% of the issued non-voting shares and 97% of the issued voting shares of RVR Ltd are owned by the Rother Valley Railway Heritage Trust, who thus controls the Company.
The RVR Ltd is governed by a Board of Directors, up to 12 in number. The Board is supported by departmental managers.
The current serving Directors are as follows:
Gardner Crawley BSc(Eng) FICE - Chairman
Mike Hart OBE - Deputy Chairman
Bob Evans - RVRSA liaison
David Felton FCA - Managing Director, Finance Director & Company Secretary
David Slack - Operations Direcor
All directors, officers, managers and staff of the Company are volunteers and unpaid.
Pending the commencement of a passenger carrying train service and the consequent income stream from fares, the Company relies almost exclusively for its funds from grants and donations from the RVRHT, the Rother Valley Railway Supporters Association and the general public at large.