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Technology broadcaster Maggie Philbin and Network Rail team up to show girls how tech and trains can lead to a great career

Technology broadcaster Maggie Philbin and Network Rail team up to show girls how tech and trains can lead to a great career

Friday 26 Sep 2014

Categories:
National

BBC Tomorrow's World presenter and technology broadcaster and TeenTech founder Maggie Philbin has joined forces with Network Rail to help dispel myths about working in IT and encourage more girls to pursue a tech-related career.

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Network Rail announces new managing director, network operations

Network Rail announces new managing director, network operations

Monday 15 Sep 2014

Categories:
National

Network Rail has announced a new managing director, network operations to take over from Robin Gisby who has decided to leave next year. Phil Hufton, currently chief operating officer of London Underground, will be joining in early 2015 and will have an orderly handover from Robin.

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Latest regional news

Update: Malton rail upgrade – reduced road closures

Update: Malton rail upgrade – reduced road closures

Friday 26 Sep 2014

Categories:
North East & East Midlands

Network Rail is reducing the amount of times the road across the level crossing in Malton is closed during upcoming essential improvements to replace 2,410 yards of track in the Malton area.

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Passengers to benefit from major investment for Brighton Main Line - but check before you travel this autumn

Passengers to benefit from major investment for Brighton Main Line - but check before you travel this autumn

Friday 26 Sep 2014

Categories:
London & South East

A multi-million pound investment in the one of the country’s busiest rail lines is planned for this autumn, bringing new track, new signalling, better drainage and even a new footbridge.

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Public meetings start on Bath rail electrification

Public meetings start on Bath rail electrification

Wednesday 24 Sep 2014

Categories:
Wales & West

Bath residents wanting to find out more about how Network Rail’s work to electrify the railway through the city may affect them are being invited to attend regular drop-in sessions starting next month.

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East West Rail moves forward with new contract award

East West Rail moves forward with new contract award

Wednesday 24 Sep 2014

Categories:
London & South East

The East West Rail scheme has taken a step forward with the award of a design contract to global engineering consultant, Parsons Brinckerhoff.

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