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Photography exhibition at Waterloo extended for a month

Photography exhibition at Waterloo extended for a month

Thursday 29 Jan 2015

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National

Passengers and station visitors at Britain's busiest station, London Waterloo, will have an extra month to enjoy the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards exhibition, currently on the station mezzanine, as huge popularity has led the station team to extend its run for a month until the end of February. Dozens of images of the winners and commended entries from this year's competition are being exhibited, including the winner of the Network Rail sponsored 'Lines in the Landscape' award, which rewards the best image taken of Britain’s railway network.

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Wanted! 200 talented apprentices

Wanted! 200 talented apprentices

Tuesday 27 Jan 2015

Categories:
National

Network Rail is seeking to recruit 200 young people from across Britain for its award-winning apprenticeship scheme, as it continues the largest investment into the railway since Victorian times.

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Latest regional news

Brighter start to the day for pedestrians using Highfield Lane footpath in Maidenhead

Brighter start to the day for pedestrians using Highfield Lane footpath in Maidenhead

Friday 30 Jan 2015

Categories:
London & South East

Pedestrians using the footpath over the railway line at Highfield Lane in Maidenhead will notice that it is significantly brighter from today following the installation of a mural designed by pupils from Cox Green School.

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Ashford Bowdler level crossing upgrade will make it safer for community

Ashford Bowdler level crossing upgrade will make it safer for community

Friday 30 Jan 2015

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Wales & West

Network Rail is to upgrade and improve safety at Ashford Bowdler level crossing. The upgrade, which will see the current half barriers replaced by full barriers, is part of a £75 million project to modernise the railway between Newport and Shrewsbury, with new signalling technology installed along the route.

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Campaign to improve safety at Pinhoe level crossing in Exeter

Campaign to improve safety at Pinhoe level crossing in Exeter

Friday 30 Jan 2015

Categories:
Wales & West

Local residents and other users of Pinhoe level crossing will be learning to stay safe on the railway during a campaign organised by Network Rail and British Transport Police (BTP).

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Thameslink services to resume through central London tomorrow (Friday) following week of floods in tunnel

Thameslink services to resume through central London tomorrow (Friday) following week of floods in tunnel

Thursday 29 Jan 2015

Categories:
London & South East

A full Thameslink train service will begin running between St Pancras and Farringdon again tomorrow morning (Friday) following flooding in a railway tunnel under Clerkenwell.

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