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Fearne Cotton and Paul Merson join Rail Wellbeing Live 2021 line-up
- The rail industry’s largest free health and wellbeing event, Rail Wellbeing Live, returns online next month (17 to 18 November)
- 100+ inspiring speakers and 75 pick ‘n’ mix free sessions to choose from
- 10pm evening sessions have been added to the 2021 agenda.
The IT Factor: Network Rail launches Diverse IT competition to showcase careers for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates
Network Rail has launched a competition to highlight some of the exciting Information Technology careers available at the organisation, and in the wider rail industry, to young people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds.
New ramp means easier access for passengers at Dorchester West station and new direct route to Dorset hospital
A new access ramp has been officially unveiled at Dorchester West station by Network Rail and Dorset Council to give passengers step-free access to platform one and Dorset county hospital.
EK youngsters on-the-ball for rail safety message
Network Rail and the Scottish Football Association will be delivering a series of football camps in East Kilbride to help young people stay safe around the railway.
Work begins on new town centre flood defence in Rotherham
Works to install a new multimillion-pound canal barrier at Forge Island are now underway as part of a key milestone in the Forge Island flood defence and enabling scheme.
Lumo services already selling out as inaugural service leaves London
- First month ticket sales “above expectations”
- Affordable new service helps customers choose rail over air
- Leisure travellers rush to buy tickets as the nation gets moving again
Track upgrades close railway between Hebden Bridge and Rochdale
Passengers travelling between Rochdale and Hebden Bridge are being reminded about changes to journeys during essential upgrade work inside one of the world’s oldest railway tunnels.
Inverness Airport Station build is underway
Work is now underway to create the new Inverness Airport station with the start of construction of the platforms at Dalcross.
Free and fast WiFi for Birmingham New Street station passengers
Passengers at Birmingham New Street station can now get free and unlimited WiFi that is fast enough to support video calls and streaming.
Swanning about: railway rescue for confused cygnets
Two baby swans have been rescued by track workers after losing their mother and wandering on to the railway.