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Locations beginning R

Last update 1 October 2018

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Station Sponsorship Description Photo
Rainham Medway Council "Welcome to Rainham" (in blue text with Medway Council logo to top on shaped sign)
Photo: 12 June 2012
Rainham station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Ravenglass Cumbrian Coast Line "www.cumbriancoastline.co.uk" (with logo above; Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway logo to left and Northern Rail logo to right)
Photo: 24 August 2013
Ravenglass station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"www.cumbriancoastline.co.uk" (with logo above; Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway logo to left)
Photo: 24 August 2013
Ravenglass station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Reading University of Reading
Sponsorship no longer used
"The University of Reading Excellence in teaching, research, enterprise" (with university badge to left)
Photo: 28 June 2008
Reading station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Making a difference to the environment" (with university badge to right, white text on dark tree image), "The University of Reading is committed to a greener future, locally, nationally and internationally" (on white band below, university name in green and remainder in black)
Photo: 19 December 2009
Reading station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
ING Direct
Sponsorship no longer used
"home of ING DIRECT" (at bottom with lion logo between ING and DIRECT)
Canopy mounted version
Photo: 10 October 2006
Reading station sign
"home of ING DIRECT" (at bottom with lion logo between ING and DIRECT)
Lamp post mounted version
Photo: 18 June 2005
Reading station sign
Green Park
All sponsorship removed by 26 April 2014
"Discover better business" (inside green brackets, at bottom; Green Park logo to right)
Photo: 4 May 2013
Reading station sign
"Discover better spaces to grow" (inside green brackets, at bottom; Green Park logo to right)
Photo: 4 May 2013
Reading station sign
"Discover better ways to work" (inside green brackets, at bottom; Green Park logo to right)
Photo: 4 May 2013
Reading station sign
"Discover better business" (inside green brackets, at bottom; Green Park logo to right; large version).  Image also shows Network Rail corporate colours at First Great Western station
Photo: 4 May 2013
Reading station sign
"Discover better ways to work" (inside green brackets, at bottom; Green Park logo to right; large version)
Photo: 9 October 2013
Reading station sign
"The home of Green Park" (in green band at bottom; grey text with "Green Park" in white; Green Park logo to right)
Photo: 24 June 2012
Reading station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Fast track to Green Park" (in green band at bottom; grey text with "Green Park" in white; Green Park logo to right)
Photo: 28 June 2011; known to have been present 19 December 2009
Reading station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Green Park Discover better business" (in white on green band at bottom)
Small version
Photo: 29 December 2013
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better business" (in white on green band at bottom)
Large version
Photo: 29 December 2013
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better ways to work" (in white on green band at bottom)
Large version
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better ways to work" (in white on green band at bottom)
Small version
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better amenities" (in white on green band at bottom)
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better places to grow" (in white on green band at bottom)
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better opportunities" (in white on green band at bottom)
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
"Green Park Discover better connections" (in white on green band at bottom)
Photo: 8 March 2014
Reading station sign
Redhill Warwick School
Removed by 19 June 2014
"The Warwick School" (with badge to left)
Photo: 22 September 2005
Redhill station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Specsavers
Removed by 19 June 2014
"Home of Specsavers Opticians Redhill No1 for eye tests" (blue text with Specsavers logo/contact details to left and right)
Photo: 8 September 2008
Redhill station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Stocksigns
Removed by 19 June 2014
"Home of Stocksigns A sign of quality" (with logo to left and to right)
Twin post mounted version, posts at outer ends
Photo: 7 November 2012
Redhill station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Home of Stocksigns A sign of quality" (with logo to left and to right)
Twin post mounted version, posts inboard from ends
Photo: unknown; known to have been present 9 July 2011
Redhill station sign
Photo from this Foursquare page
"Home of Stocksigns A sign of quality" (with logo to left and to right)
Wall mounted version
Photo: unknown; known to have been present June 2012
Redhill station sign
Photo from this Foursquare page
YMCA "Home of" (to left), logo (centre), "YMCA East Surrey" (to right, all in white text on black background and multicoloured stripes at base)
Photo: 16 September 2018
Redhill station sign
Photo by Luke Deaves
Redruth Bill Bannister
All sponsorship removed by 1 October 2018
White text with station name on blue background; "Bill Bannister Estate Agents www.billbannister.co.uk" on red background below
Post mounted version
Photo: 30 October 2013
Redruth station sign
White text with station name on blue background; "Bill Bannister Estate Agents www.billbannister.co.uk" on red background to right
Three poster-wide version
Photo: 30 October 2013; believed removed by 10 March 2018
Redruth station sign
White text with station name on blue background; "Bill Bannister Estate Agents www.billbannister.co.uk" on red background to right
Four poster-wide version
Photo: 30 October 2013; believed removed by 10 March 2018
Redruth station sign
White text with station name on blue background; "Bill Bannister Estate Agents www.billbannister.co.uk" on red background below
Large version
Photo: 10 March 2018; known to have been present 31 October 2013
Redruth station sign
White text with station name on blue background; "Bill Bannister Estate Agents www.billbannister.co.uk" on red background below
Wall mounted version
Photo: 10 March 2018
Redruth station sign
Reigate Surrey Hills "Surrey Hills an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty" (in blue text with "Hills" in green; blue/green logo to left)
Photo: 3 April 2012
Reigate station sign
Photo from this Geograph page
Reigate College "Home of reigate•college" (to top); "sixth form education at its best" (to lower right below graduated grey band)
Post mounted version with name board
Photo: unknown; known to have been present 19 October 2015
Reigate station sign
Photo from this London Court page
"Home of reigate•college" (to top); "sixth form education at its best" (to lower right below graduated grey band)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 19 October 2015
Reigate station sign
"Home of reigate•college" (to top); "sixth form education at its best" (to lower right below graduated grey band)
Wall mounted version with name board
Photo: 19 October 2015
Reigate station sign
None (blanked sign)
Post mounted version
Photo: 16 September 2018
Reigate station sign
(blanked sign)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 16 September 2018
Reigate station sign
Ribblehead Yorkshire Dales National Park Park logo to right; North Yorkshire county council logo to left
Photo: 25 July 2008
Ribblehead station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Richmond Harlequins Rugby "Your town." (in red text), "Your team." (in blue text) (with harlequin logo to right)
Canopy hung version beside name sign
Photo: 22 October 2016
Richmond station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Your town." (in red text), "Your team." (in blue text) (with harlequin logo to right)
Post mounted version under name sign
Photo: 23 November 2016
Richmond station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
None (fully blanked)
Photo: 13 January 2018
Richmond station sign
Rochdale Kingsway Business Park "Home of Kingsway Business Park" (white text on pink with multi-coloured vertical stripes to far left, business park logo to left of text; white stripe at bottom with "Working in partnership with" to left in black, six logos in centre, "kingsway-business-park.com" to right in pink)
Northern Rail logo on bottom stripe
Photo: September 2015; known to have been present 17 November 2012
Rochdale station sign
"Home of Kingsway Business Park" (white text on pink with multi-coloured vertical stripes to far left, business park logo to left of text; white stripe at bottom with "Working in partnership with" to left in black, six logos in centre, "kingsway-business-park.com" to right in pink)
Blanked Northern Rail logo on bottom stripe
Photo: 9 July 2016
Rochdale station sign
Rochester University for the Creative Arts  Home of the University for the Creative Arts" (with UCA logo to right)
Photo: 7 April 2009
Rochester station sign
Medway Council "Welcome to Rochester" (in blue text with Medway Council logo to top on shaped sign)
Photo: 10 December 2015
Rochester station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Welcome to Historic Rochester" (in white text on black with council logo to right)
Photo: 10 December 2015
Rochester station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Romford Liberty Shopping "Home of The Liberty Shopping Centre Great Shopping in the heart of Romford" (to centre/right with centre name in blue; logo to left)
Version hangs on its own or from the name signs
Photo: 26 August 2013
Romford station sign
"Over 100 Great Shops in the heart of Romford" (to centre/right with logo to left)
Version affixed to station walls
Photo: 26 August 2013
Romford station sign
"Home of The Liberty Shopping Centre" (in black text to top); "Great shopping in the heart of Romford" (in blue text below); logo to right
Version hangs from the rear of the name signs
Photo: 30 June 2018
Romford station sign
"Over 100 Great Shops Liberate your Style" (to left with logo above with fashion images to centre/right)
Additional advertising affixed to station walls
Photo: 30 June 2018
Romford station sign
Ruabon Pontcysyllte World Heritage Site "Rhiwabon ar gyfer Safle Treftadaeth y Byd Dyfrbont Pontcysyllte a'r Gamlas" (green text in top left quarter); "Ruabon for Pontcysyllte Aqueduct & Canal World Heritage Site" (black text in lower left quarter).  Logo with billingual text to right.
Photo: 10 April 2014; known to have been present 25 July 2013
Ruabon station sign
Rugby World Rugby Hall of Fame
(Sponsored signs installed 8 November 2017)
"Home of the World Rugby Hall of Fame" (gold text on black)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 29 December 2017
Rugby station sign
"Home of the World Rugby Hall of Fame" (gold text on black).
Post mounted version
Photo: November 2017
Rugby station sign
Photo by Wendy Deaves
"Home of the World Rugby Hall of Fame" (gold text on black)
Canopy hung version
Photo: 30 December 2017
Rugby station sign
Rye Cinque Ports "Ancient Town"; logo; "Cinque Port"
Photo: 5 September 2011
Rye station sign

 

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