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Euston eateries to open this May

Redevelopment of Euston railway station

Tuesday 24 Mar 2015

New food and beverage units at Euston, London’s fourth busiest railway station, will start to open from May 2015, with construction well underway on a £12.5 million project to create more space and offer more choice for passengers and the local community.

Network Rail and Freedom of Information

Network Rail and Freedom of Information

Monday 23 Mar 2015

From tomorrow (24 March) Network Rail will be subject to the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and anyone will have the legal right to ask the company for information related to its public services and receive a reply within 20 working days. 

Latest regional news

New £4.5m aqueduct carries canal at Carmuirs

New £4.5m aqueduct carries canal at Carmuirs

Friday 27 Mar 2015

Michael Matheson MSP today (Friday, March 27) joined Network Rail and Scottish Canals to re-open the Forth and Clyde canal at the Falkirk Wheel following a six-month closure.

Track completion marks significant milestone for Britain’s newest train factory

IEP pandrol clip

Friday 27 Mar 2015

The final track component was installed at Merchant Park on Wednesday 25 March, connecting the factory with the rail network for the first time.   

Hamilton Square station reopens after £4m redevelopment

Hamilton Square station, Birkenhead

Friday 27 Mar 2015

Hamilton Square station in Birkenhead has reopened today (27 March) after a £4m redevelopment by Network Rail.

Major investment work on the railways in London and Kent means big changes to trains this Easter

London Bridge - Christmas Day 2014

Thursday 26 Mar 2015

Passengers planning to travel into London from Kent and the South East this Easter should check before they travel as Network Rail will be carrying out a major improvement programme in the area over all four days of the Bank Holiday.