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Network Rail creates ‘virtual route’ to provide better service for freight and national passengers operators

Network Rail creates ‘virtual route’ to provide better service for freight and national passengers operators: freight train

Tuesday 31 May 2016

A new ‘virtual route’ for rail freight and national passenger operators will become Network Rail’s ninth devolved operational route.

Head of design at Birmingham New Street station takes home top gongs at European awards ceremony

Head of design at Birmingham New Street station takes home top gongs at European awards ceremony: Carol Stitchman receiving her award from Katy Dowding of Skanska - Copy

Thursday 26 May 2016

A prominent figure in the redevelopment of Birmingham New Street has been recognised as one of the leading women in construction and engineering in Europe.

Latest regional news

Essential work starts on railway track near Dorridge

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Friday 24 Jun 2016

Network Rail is advising Dorridge residents of essential railway investment which will take place near their homes over the summer.

Severe flooding affects commuters travelling from Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex in London

Severe flooding affects commuters travelling from Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex in London: Manor Park Flooding 2 -  23.06.16

Thursday 23 Jun 2016

Heavy rainfall across the Anglia region caused severe disruption to passengers travelling in from Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex into London this morning, as flooding at Manor Park, Seven Kings, Maryland and Ilford, between Colchester and Manningtree and between Shoeburyness and London Fenchurch Street meant it was unsafe to run trains through the affected areas.

Severe weather disruption on routes through south east and south west London this morning

Severe weather disruption on routes through south east and south west London this morning: Clapham Junction flooded

Thursday 23 Jun 2016

Torrential rain and thunderstorms have caused disruption to the railways across the South East this morning (Thursday) with delays and cancellations on some routes into London likely well into the morning rush hour.

On Women in Engineering Day, Network Rail Anglia director explains why she chose a career in engineering

On Women in Engineering Day, Network Rail Anglia director explains why she chose a career in engineering: IMG 0435

Wednesday 22 Jun 2016

On Women in Engineering Day, Eliane Algaard, director of route asset management for Anglia, explains why she chose a career in engineering.