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Kent: Emergency work to repair a landslip at Newington will mean buses replace trains between Gillingham and Sittingbourne until Monday 4 March: Newington landslip aerial shot 3 web

Kent: Emergency work to repair a landslip at Newington will mean buses replace trains between Gillingham and Sittingbourne until Monday 4 March

Sunday 25 Feb 2024

The railway line between Rainham and Sittingbourne will remain closed for at least the next seven days to allow Network Rail engineers to stabilise a landslip next to the railway at Newington.

Network Rail joins Samaritans to remind public small talk is no small thing: Small Talk Saves Lives campaign poster-2

Network Rail joins Samaritans to remind public small talk is no small thing

Thursday 22 Feb 2024
  • Samaritans’ Small Talk Saves Lives campaign launches as half the nation admit to swerving someone they don’t know to avoid small talk
  • A pop-up ‘Small Talk Salon’ will give London King’s Cross passengers the chance to practice their small talk with a trim and a chat

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TRU extends thanks to passengers after five days of major upgrades: Morley Blockades 2

TRU extends thanks to passengers after five days of major upgrades

Monday 26 Feb 2024

From Monday 19 to Friday 23 February, engineers on the Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) worked around the clock in Morley and Dewsbury to complete key upgrades, bringing passengers one step closer to faster, greener and more reliable trains between Manchester, Huddersfield, Leeds and York. 

Network Rail Property and Bloc announce strategic partnership with Citra Living: Citra Living

Network Rail Property and Bloc announce strategic partnership with Citra Living

Monday 26 Feb 2024

A unique partnership between blocwork, a Network Rail and bloc group joint venture, and Citra Living, has been agreed that plans to build over 2,000 new homes across Great Britain.

Network Rail holds security awareness event at Bristol Temple Meads: Bristol Temple Meads is the first station to have an audio guide for blind or partially sighted people.

Network Rail holds security awareness event at Bristol Temple Meads

Monday 26 Feb 2024

Network Rail is holding a security awareness day at Bristol Temple Meads on Tuesday 27 February where passengers will be able to learn about how railway staff work with British Transport Police (BTP) and other partners to keep the travelling public safe. 

£11.2m enhancement work completes at Dunblane station: Dunblane First weekend Sep-5

£11.2m enhancement work completes at Dunblane station

Monday 26 Feb 2024

Network Rail has completed works as part of an £11.2m investment at Dunblane station that will improve train performance and reliability on the wider route.

Network Rail completes major engineering work at UK’s only sliding bridge: Major Keadby sliding bridge work (3), Network Rail-2

Network Rail completes major engineering work at UK’s only sliding bridge

Monday 26 Feb 2024

Network Rail engineers have completed a mammoth nine-day programme of engineering work at the UK’s only sliding canal bridge in Keadby, near Scunthorpe.

Kent: Emergency work to repair a landslip at Newington will mean buses replace trains between Gillingham and Sittingbourne until Monday 4 March: Newington landslip aerial shot 3 web

Kent: Emergency work to repair a landslip at Newington will mean buses replace trains between Gillingham and Sittingbourne until Monday 4 March

Sunday 25 Feb 2024

The railway line between Rainham and Sittingbourne will remain closed for at least the next seven days to allow Network Rail engineers to stabilise a landslip next to the railway at Newington.

100-day countdown to Levenmouth rail return begins: 100 days to go - Levenmouth Rail Link - Edinburgh Waverley Clock

100-day countdown to Levenmouth rail return begins

Friday 23 Feb 2024

With 100 days to go until the return of rail services to Levenmouth, Cabinet Secretary for Transport Fiona Hyslop today (Friday, February 23) switched on an official countdown clock at Edinburgh Waverley to mark the milestone.

Vehicles to be diverted as £5.5m Thornliebank road bridge replacement begins in April: Thornliebank road bridge

Vehicles to be diverted as £5.5m Thornliebank road bridge replacement begins in April

Friday 23 Feb 2024

Thornliebank road bridge will be replaced as the next phase of work begins to electrify the railway corridor between East Kilbride and Glasgow.