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New app shows Network Rail’s roadworks affecting your area

New app shows Network Rail’s roadworks affecting your area

Wednesday 1 Oct 2014

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National

An updated app now allows residents and businesses to track the progress of roadworks across the country and better plan their journey, including upgrades being carried out by Network Rail. This is thanks to a renewed contract being announced this month between ELGIN, the developers of roadworks.org and Network Rail, which is now providing ELGIN with details of its maintenance and improvement work to help enhance the app.

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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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Latest regional news

PHOTO: This weekend, as the clocks go back and people get an extra hour in bed, Network Rail engineers are working through the night to rebuild London Bridge station

PHOTO: This weekend, as the clocks go back and people get an extra hour in bed, Network Rail engineers are working through the night to rebuild London Bridge station

Friday 24 Oct 2014

Categories:
London & South East

Stunning night shot of a Network Rail engineer working on track near London Bridge station, with the Shard lit up in the background.

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Bearsted station on the up as Sir Hugh Robertson and friends open Access for All scheme’s 1,000th lift.

Bearsted station on the up as Sir Hugh Robertson and friends open Access for All scheme’s 1,000th lift.

Friday 24 Oct 2014

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London & South East

Bearsted railway station, the gateway to Leeds Castle and a popular station in its own right, has become fully accessible for the first time in its 130-year history.

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Manchester Victoria station's Metrolink stop to be completed in early 2015

Manchester Victoria stations Metrolink stop to be completed in early 2015

Thursday 23 Oct 2014

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North West & West Midlands

The planned upgrade of the Metrolink stop at Manchester Victoria, which forms a key element of Network Rail’s redevelopment of the iconic city centre station, is now set to be completed in early 2015.

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Adlington bridge to reopen early as electrification upgrade work progresses

Adlington bridge to reopen early as electrification upgrade work progresses

Thursday 23 Oct 2014

Categories:
North West & West Midlands

Two bridges in the Chorley area will reopen this week after being rebuilt by Network Rail as part of a £1bn+ investment in the railway in the north of England.

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