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telent awarded maintenance contract for new Elizabeth line through central London

telent, a leading UK technology and network services company, has been awarded a contract to support and maintain CCTV for the Elizabeth line, the...

Calls to add fully accessible Thameslink to the Tube map

The London Assembly Transport Committee has published a report on accessible and inclusive transport and made a number of recommendations among others: Transport for London (TfL) should...

18/3 – Transport for West Midlands working to keep public transport moving in wake of coronavirus outbreak

Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has vowed to focus on keeping safe, clean, and functioning public transport available for those that need it amidst the...

Community celebrates funding for lifts at Flitwick station

Thameslink rail managers, community leaders and holiday destination Center Parcs have welcomed a Government announcement of additional money for Network Rail to make Flitwick...

17/3 – Coronavirus: The impact on the railways and steps to keep the trains moving

The government is in talks with rail bosses this week to put emergency measures in place to deal with the problems associated with coronavirus. Some...

17/3 – Call for rail companies to help with the manufacture of ventilators

The government is looking for businesses in the rail sector to support in the production and supply of ventilators and ventilator components. The call comes...

Enhanced cleaning regime to make public transport even safer

An enhanced cleaning regime has been unveiled by Transport for London (TfL) to improve the already-high hygiene levels on the capital's public transport. Cleaning across...

Wivelsfield station awarded £1 million for new passenger lift

Southern Railway, Mid Sussex District Council and Network Rail have welcomed a £1 million award from the Department for Transport for step-fee access improvements...

New ‘rail to refuge’ scheme offers free train travel to women fleeing domestic abuse

Women fleeing domestic abuse can now apply for free train travel to refuge accommodation, through Women's Aid's new 'rail to refuge' scheme, supported by...

New lifts opened at Meols station as part of accessibility improvements across Merseyrail

A pair of new lifts has been installed at Meols station to improve accessibility for those travelling on the Merseyrail network. The £2.2 million project...

All aboard – it’s time to train

Over 400 people took part in a unique series of exercise classes at King's Cross Station this weekend. Network Rail partnered with neighbours, Sweaty Betty...

New team tasked to tackle crowding on Piccadilly platforms 13 and 14

Platforms 13 and 14 at Manchester Piccadilly are now being treated like 'a station within a station' to improve peak times for passengers. Up to...
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Network Rail launches initiative at Leeds station to tackle period poverty

Leeds station has now installed new vending machines in its toilets, offering free sanitary products to prevent issues caused by period poverty. Network Rail’s new...

Edinburgh bridges set for makeover as drivers warned over possible disruption

A £1.7m project to repair and re-paint two railway bridges in Edinburgh City Centre will get underway in January 2022. Network Rail will begin work...

Specialist trains help deliver improvements for Network Rail

Network Rail has delivered improvements to the ‘Heart of Wessex’ line, between Dorset and Wiltshire, using two unique trains. During a 16-day closure, starting 18...

Intercity operator gets accreditation for accessible website

Avanti West Coast says it is the first train operator to win an accreditation from the Shaw Trust for the accessibility of its website. Accordingly,...