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On track for a bright future – Network Rail increases graduate places by 45% as investment in better railway continues

On track for a bright future – Network Rail increases graduate places by 45% as investment in better railway continues

Thursday 30 Oct 2014

Categories:
National

Network Rail is increasing its investment in the talent of the future by raising the number of places available on its graduate and work placement schemes by over 40%.

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Network Rail lends its support to London and City Poppy Days

Network Rail lends its support to London and City Poppy Days

Thursday 30 Oct 2014

Categories:
National

Volunteer collectors will be in Network Rail managed stations in London, Birmingham, Bristol and Manchester over the coming week, helping to raise funds for the Royal British Legion’s (RBL) London and City Poppy Days.

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Latest regional news

Doubling of the railway lines between Bristol stations is given the green light

Doubling of the railway lines between Bristol stations is given the green light

Thursday 30 Oct 2014

Categories:
Wales & West

Passengers and businesses in Bristol are set to benefit from an increase in train and freight services, reduced journey times and a better travelling experience after Network Rail announced today the doubling of the railway lines between the city’s two main stations.

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VIDEO: Vast new gantry in the shadow of the Shard will improve reliability on one of Europe’s busiest routes

VIDEO: Vast new gantry in the shadow of the Shard will improve reliability on one of Europe’s busiest routes

Thursday 30 Oct 2014

Categories:
London & South East

Stunning night time footage at the foot of the Shard shows the installation of a 30m signal gantry on the approach to London Bridge station.

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Passengers advised of Manchester Airport station closure

Passengers advised of Manchester Airport station closure

Wednesday 29 Oct 2014

Categories:
North West & West Midlands

Work to complete the new fourth platform at Manchester Airport station will resume in January as Network Rail begins to install the new track and signalling.

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Changes to access at Spalding station

Changes to access at Spalding station

Wednesday 29 Oct 2014

Categories:
North East & East Midlands

As part of a programme of rail improvements in Lincolnshire to improve safety and train performance, the level crossing at Spalding is being closed from Monday, 3 November.

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