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Britannia Bridge refurbishment set to begin protecting vital rail link for future generations

Work to refurbish the three land towers on Britannia Bridge, which links Anglesey and the mainland of Wales across the Menai Strait, is set to begin on Wednesday 17 February.   Designed...

Platipus Present Technical Webinar on RAIL EARTHWORKS: Stabilising Infrastructure Slopes & Retaining Structures using Ground Anchors (18th FEB)

Most rail infrastructure is in excess of 150 years old and does not offer comparable levels of resilience to modern engineered solutions. Ever increasing...

Planned track works mean more trains on time on the Great Eastern Main Line

Track renewals and overhead line maintenance works will take place between Norwich and Ipswich later this month (February) to improve reliability on the Great...

Consultation opens into Lancashire level crossing safety improvements

Network Rail is inviting people in Burscough in West Lancashire to have their say on plans to improve level crossing safety in the town. A...

Progress at Ribblehead as plans submitted for extra viaduct repairs

Specialists restoring one of the country’s most treasured railway structures have found it needs some extra TLC to secure its future for passengers and...

Traeth Mawr Viaduct gets £1.85m investment to improve resilience on Cambrian Line

Network Rail is helping to improve the resilience of the Cambrian Line with a £1.85m project to restore Traeth Mawr Viaduct with work due...

200 additional secure cycle parking spaces now available at Marks Tey rail station

Cyclists using Marks Tey rail station are set to benefit from more secure cycle parking, with an extra 200 spaces now available. The secure facilities...

Passengers to benefit from railway drainage improvements in Trafford

Passenger journeys are being made more reliable with railway drainage upgrade work underway in Greater Manchester. A £1.3m Great North Rail Project investment will see a...

Major improvements on scenic Esk Valley line as Network Rail upgrades 1940’s track

Network Rail is upgrading sections of track on the Esk Valley line, which date back to the 1940’s, to bring smoother journeys for passengers...

Bringing heritage railway station furniture to life

Green Furniture Concept is transforming UK railway stations by designing comfortable furniture for waiting areas in keeping with the locations they serve. The company has...

One of the country’s most hit railway bridges is repaired and strengthened allowing Cambridgeshire road to reopen

Stonea road in Cambridgeshire reopened this week after one of the country’s most hit railway bridges was repaired and strengthened, following a crash that...

NRL awarded Network Rail Ground Support contract

NRL's specialist Rail team have been awarded a contract to provide Ground Support Teams to support Network Rail's S&C Grinding Trains. The contract continues the...
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South Western Railway announces start date for new Managing Director

Claire Mann will take up her role as Managing Director of South Western Railway on 22 March 2021. Claire began her career in transport as...

Train depot improvements, new trains and station upgrades help Northern mark first anniversary

After a year of Northern under new ownership, the train operator is announcing a series of further improvements, including new depot upgrades designed to...

UV light is used to sanitise escalators on the Tyne and Wear Metro in its latest COVID secure measure

A new device that uses ultraviolet light to sanitise escalator handrails has been installed on the Tyne and Wear Metro as part of its...

evo-rail to deliver rail-5G to UK railways

evo-rail, part of FirstGroup, is launching rail-5G, the global first multi-gigabit communications service specifically designed for the railway. rail-5G powers the on-train Wi-Fi system...