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Landslip at Billericay to cause disruption to passenger services on the Southend Victoria line: Billericay landslip1

Landslip at Billericay to cause disruption to passenger services on the Southend Victoria line

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

A landslip has caused damage to the tracks between Billericay and Wickford on the Southend Victoria line. Following a report from a train driver and an inspection by engineers, it was found that ballast, the stones that help keep tracks safely in place, have fallen away under a section of track.

Extreme Weather Events: More lines reopen as Network Rail continues to work hard during heavy rainfall: Conwy Valley Line 1-2

Extreme Weather Events: More lines reopen as Network Rail continues to work hard during heavy rainfall

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Network Rail continues to work around the clock on the Wales and Borders route following the recent two storms, and the current 24-hours of additional rainfall, to repair and reopen lines affected, although some closures and disruption remains in place.

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Passengers advised to check before they travel this weekend between Winchester to Southampton via Eastleigh: Eastleigh new track

Passengers advised to check before they travel this weekend between Winchester to Southampton via Eastleigh

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Passengers travelling between Winchester to Southampton via Eastleigh this weekend are advised to check before they travel due to emergency engineering works taking place.

Landslip at Billericay to cause disruption to passenger services on the Southend Victoria line: Billericay landslip1

Landslip at Billericay to cause disruption to passenger services on the Southend Victoria line

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

A landslip has caused damage to the tracks between Billericay and Wickford on the Southend Victoria line. Following a report from a train driver and an inspection by engineers, it was found that ballast, the stones that help keep tracks safely in place, have fallen away under a section of track.

Extreme Weather Events: More lines reopen as Network Rail continues to work hard during heavy rainfall: Conwy Valley Line 1-2

Extreme Weather Events: More lines reopen as Network Rail continues to work hard during heavy rainfall

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Network Rail continues to work around the clock on the Wales and Borders route following the recent two storms, and the current 24-hours of additional rainfall, to repair and reopen lines affected, although some closures and disruption remains in place.

Passengers warned of railway disruption with more heavy rain forecast: Flooding from Storm Ciara February 2020

Passengers warned of railway disruption with more heavy rain forecast

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Temporary speed limits are being put in place on the railway in Cumbria and North Lancashire this evening to keep passengers safe as weather conditions worsen.

Heart of Wessex line improvement update - 129-year-old bridge replaced: Yetminster bridge being replaced -  18 Feb

Heart of Wessex line improvement update - 129-year-old bridge replaced

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Engineers have worked around the clock over the last four days to replace the deck of a 129-year-old bridge, as part of a series of improvements on the Heart of Wessex line between Weymouth and Yeovil Pen Mill.

Major railway bridge renewal for road users and rail passengers in Crewe: Middlewich Road bridge Crewe

Major railway bridge renewal for road users and rail passengers in Crewe

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

Motorists are being advised about a major bridge upgrade over the railway between Crewe and Chester.

Gospel Oak to Barking line reopens today: Gospel Oak to Barking final track replacement 2

Gospel Oak to Barking line reopens today

Wednesday 19 Feb 2020

The Gospel Oak to Barking line has reopened today (Wednesday 19 February) following completion of extensive repairs following a derailed freight wagon.

Extreme Weather Events: Some lines reopen as Network Rail continue to work hard ahead of more heavy rain: Conwy Valley Line 4-2

Extreme Weather Events: Some lines reopen as Network Rail continue to work hard ahead of more heavy rain

Tuesday 18 Feb 2020

Network Rail has worked around the clock on the Wales and Borders route following Storm Dennis to reopen lines affected by flooding, although some closures and disruption remains in place with more heavy rain forecast this week.