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Network Rail responds to Channel 4 news item on tree felling

Network Rail responds to Channel 4 news item on tree felling

Friday 10 Apr 2015

Trees and plants can cause serious safety and performance problems for the railway.

Constructive talks lead to significant progress on pay offer

Easter 2015 New crossovers for new track, laid to allow viaduct demolition to start this year-2

Wednesday 8 Apr 2015

During the course of three days of talks facilitated by Acas, Network Rail, RMT, TSSA and Unite trade unions have been discussing the pay deals for 2015 to 2018 for the operations (including controllers), maintenance and bands 5-8 bargaining groups.

Latest regional news

Upgrade work means Moss Road and Fenwick Lane level crossings will close for nine days

The level crossings at Moss Road and Fenwick Lane will be closed for nine days

Friday 17 Apr 2015

Work to upgrade Moss Road and Fenwick Lane level crossings to the most modern standards starts this weekend. 

 

Level crossing awareness day at Haxby Road, York

A level crossing awareness day is taking place to improve safety

Thursday 16 Apr 2015

An awareness day will take place in York in a bid to educate more people on how to use level crossings safely and the dangers of misusing level crossings or taking risks.

Better, faster, quieter rail journeys get a step closer as major bridge work near Bedford finishes early

Engineers rebuild Templars Way bridge in Bedfordshire

Thursday 16 Apr 2015

Passengers are a step closer to better, faster, quieter journeys today as Network Rail completed a major programme of work to rebuild a road bridge to the north of Bedford three weeks early, as part of a £1.6bn railway upgrade plan that’s underway on the main line to and from London St Pancras.

Residents invited to drop-in event about plans to replace Ufton Nervet level crossing with a bridge

Ufton Nervet level crossing

Monday 13 Apr 2015

Members of the public are invited to attend a drop-in event to find out more about Network Rail’s plans to replace Ufton Nervet level crossing with a bridge.