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Glasgow’s Bell Street bridge to undergo £700,000 refurbishment

Network Rail is set to begin a £700,000 bridge improvement project on Bell Street, in the east end of Glasgow. The road will close from...

Railway upgrade at Garve level crossing

Network Rail are to undertake essential maintenance work at Garve level crossing on the Kyle of Lochalsh railway line, which will require an overnight...

Orpington station enjoys a £2.5m refit to keep passengers sheltered and dry

Passengers at Orpington station will experience a more pleasant and drier wait for their trains after a £2.5m project to refurbish the canopies has...

Greater Anglia and Network Rail work together to tackle leaves on the line

Greater Anglia and Network Rail are making joint preparations to tackle slippery autumn rail conditions – following a huge improvement in punctuality last autumn. The...

Major project continues to digitalise London’s Northern City Line

Network Rail and Great Northern are reminding passengers planning to travel this weekend to check their journey, as trains between Finsbury Park and Moorgate...

Essential repairs underway to boost reliability of unique Lincolnshire bridge

Network Rail is carrying out essential repair work to improve the reliability of the unique Keadby Canal Bridge in North Lincolnshire. Earlier this month, a...

Network Rail installs new footbridge at Suggitt’s Lane ready to connect people in Cleethorpes with beachfront

Network Rail has completed a major stage of work on a project to install a new accessible footbridge over the railway at Suggitt’s Lane...

Scotland’s Railway ready to keep passengers moving this autumn

Scotland’s Railway has launched one of its biggest autumn treatment programmes to keep tracks free of leaves and debris and make sure passengers stay...

Improvement works to begin at Cardiff Central

As part of Transport for Wales’ (TfW) Station Improvement Vision, work to deliver improvements to customer facilities at Cardiff Central station will begin today. A...

Behind the scenes images of the UK’s biggest ever train fleet upgrade revealed

The first of Avanti West Coast’s iconic Pendolino trains has been fully stripped back as part of the UK’s biggest every train upgrade. Two months...

Abnormal load – video shows railway bridges driving through town centre

Impressive time-lapse video has been released showing railway bridges driving through the streets of Warrington as part of major work to improve journeys for...

Helicopters help railway engineers going ‘down under’ in the Peak District

In a rare move construction materials have been airlifted into position by helicopter for essential repairs to a ventilation shaft in one of the...
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Northern engineer celebrates 50 years in rail industry

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Prime Minister unveils GWR Intercity Express Train carrying special ‘We Mean Green’ livery

Prime Minister Boris Johnson joined Great Western Railway (GWR) Managing Director Mark Hopwood at Paddington Station this morning to unveil a special train livery...

Network Rail joins passengers at Leicester station to tackle trespass and vandalism

Network Rail, East Midlands Railway, CrossCountry and British Transport Police joined passengers at Leicester station as part of a scheme to tackle trespass and...