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Passengers reminded if travelling this weekend to only travel by rail if necessary and plan ahead: KX passengers

Passengers reminded if travelling this weekend to only travel by rail if necessary and plan ahead

Friday 24 Jun 2022
  • Significantly reduced timetable on Saturday as the third day of RMT’s national strike action is set to go ahead
  • Trains will start later and finish much earlier than usual, between 7.30am and 6.30pm, and some parts of the country will have no services at all due to lack of staff availability
  • Passengers should only travel by train if necessary and should check their journey in advance, and expect some disruption on Sunday with a reduced timetable in operation
  • Passengers can choose to either use their ticket on another day, or will be able to claim a refund
Railway open for passengers during Queen’s Platinum Jubilee bank holiday weekend: Manchester Piccadilly concourse

Railway open for passengers during Queen’s Platinum Jubilee bank holiday weekend

Thursday 12 May 2022
  • Vast majority of rail network is open as usual between 2-5 June, with routes open into all major London stations so people can join royal celebrations
  • Major disruptive projects moved to avoid Jubilee weekend
  • Small number of routes impacted by some upgrade works, so passengers still asked to plan their journeys in advance

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Passengers between South Wales and Bristol reminded to check before travelling ahead of essential upgrade works in the Severn Tunnel: Severn Tunnel maintenance works

Passengers between South Wales and Bristol reminded to check before travelling ahead of essential upgrade works in the Severn Tunnel

Tuesday 28 Jun 2022

More than two miles of track will be renewed in the tunnel this summer to make passengers' journeys quicker and more reliable in the future.

No battle over Killiecrankie fencing renewal: Killiecrankie Fencing image

No battle over Killiecrankie fencing renewal

Tuesday 28 Jun 2022

Network Rail has completed work at Killiecrankie to improve lineside fencing over a distance of more than a kilometre.

A better railway for passengers as Commonwealth Games excitement builds: Shot of the mouth of Tyseley depot operated by West Midlands Railway

A better railway for passengers as Commonwealth Games excitement builds

Monday 27 Jun 2022

Passengers travelling on the Chiltern main line between Dorridge and Birmingham Moor Street have a more reliable railway after work was completed ahead of the Commonwealth Games.

Network Rail shares insights into managing its lineside environment: Councillor McGeever

Network Rail shares insights into managing its lineside environment

Monday 27 Jun 2022

Network Rail Scotland recently gave stakeholders the chance to learn first-hand how they safely manage vegetation around the railway.

Glasgow Central and Edinburgh Waverley to close early Saturday: Glasgow Central station

Glasgow Central and Edinburgh Waverley to close early Saturday

Friday 24 Jun 2022
  • Passengers advised not to get caught out by reduced Saturday service due to RMT strike
  • Many routes will have no trains at all - those which will run will close early evening
Euston passengers urged to check last trains before Saturday strikes: Euston station sign April 2021

Euston passengers urged to check last trains before Saturday strikes

Friday 24 Jun 2022
  • Passengers advised not to get caught out by hugely reduced Saturday service due to RMT strike action
  • Many routes have no trains at all - those which will run will finish in the afternoon
  • Advice is to only travel if necessary and regularly check National Rail Enquiries
Strike action to close Birmingham New Street at 7pm this Saturday: Birmingham New Street empty concourse during June 2022 strikes

Strike action to close Birmingham New Street at 7pm this Saturday

Friday 24 Jun 2022
  • Passengers advised not to get caught out by hugely reduced Saturday service due to RMT strike action
  • Many routes have no trains at all - those which will run will finish in the afternoon
  • Advice is to only travel if necessary and regularly check National Rail Enquiries
Strike action to close Liverpool Lime Street at 7pm this Saturday: Liverpool Lime Street empty platforms during June 2022 strikes

Strike action to close Liverpool Lime Street at 7pm this Saturday

Friday 24 Jun 2022
  • Passengers advised not to get caught out by hugely reduced Saturday service due to RMT strike action
  • Many routes have no trains at all - those which will run will finish in the afternoon
  • Advice is to only travel if necessary and regularly check National Rail Enquiries