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Passengers urged to check before they travel over the August bank holiday weekend: Southend works May 2019 3

Passengers urged to check before they travel over the August bank holiday weekend

Monday 15 Jul 2019
  • £98m to be invested in Britain’s rail network this August bank holiday weekend
  • Railway open for ‘business as usual’ over August bank holiday weekend as majority of the network is unaffected, however there are major changes to services to/from London King’s Cross station
Network Rail launches a £70m track worker safety task force: Trackworkers

Network Rail launches a £70m track worker safety task force

Wednesday 10 Jul 2019

Network Rail has today launched a new safety task force, backed with a £70m fund, to target track-worker safety, bringing together multiple strands of work from across the company aimed at improving safety for employees that work on the railway.

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Queen Street redevelopment adds a touch of glass: 22 July First Glazing cropped

Queen Street redevelopment adds a touch of glass

Monday 22 Jul 2019

Network Rail is about to begin the next phase of the redevelopment of Glasgow Queen street with the installation of the new glass façade at the West George Street side of the station.

Western route ready to take on the hot weather as the mercury is predicted to rise: Track Buckle Western Route-2

Western route ready to take on the hot weather as the mercury is predicted to rise

Monday 22 Jul 2019

As summer starts to hot up with high temperatures forecast this week, Network Rail’s Western route has been busy making sure that the hot weather doesn’t cause frustrations for passengers and that any potential disruption to journeys is minimised.

Network Rail raises awareness of the dangers of trespassing on the railway across north Wales this summer: Prestatyn launch event

Network Rail raises awareness of the dangers of trespassing on the railway across north Wales this summer

Monday 22 Jul 2019

Network Rail is hosting over 70 events in north Wales this summer to raise awareness of the dangers of trespassing on the railway.

Last call for feedback on plans to upgrade Norwood Junction: Norwood Junction station CGI

Last call for feedback on plans to upgrade Norwood Junction

Monday 22 Jul 2019
  • Rail passengers and local residents are reminded they have until Friday 26 July 2019 to have their say on Network Rail proposals to upgrade Norwood Junction station.
  • The plans will provide more frequent and reliable services, as well as a modern, accessible station fit for the 21st Century.
Unique footbridge design set to provide safer access across the railway at South Downs National Park: TMLCR Image2

Unique footbridge design set to provide safer access across the railway at South Downs National Park

Monday 22 Jul 2019
  • Local people and visitors are set to enjoy safer access across the railway at Tide Mills in the South Downs National Park after Network Rail’s proposals for a stunning new footbridge were approved.
Rail industry issues reminder to passengers as first planned closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years is fast approaching: The track layout at King's Cross railway station

Rail industry issues reminder to passengers as first planned closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years is fast approaching

Monday 22 Jul 2019
  • £1.2billion investment will see first closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years
  • Passengers warned of significant changes to services and extremely busy trains
  • Services to and from London most heavily impacted as line closure between Peterborough/Cambridge and London King’s Cross/London St Pancras International
Rail industry issues reminder to passengers as first planned closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years is fast approaching: The track layout at King's Cross railway station

Rail industry issues reminder to passengers as first planned closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years is fast approaching

Monday 22 Jul 2019
  • £1.2billion investment will see first closure of East Coast Main Line in 20 years
  • No trains able to run between Peterborough or Cambridge and London King’s Cross or London St Pancras International
  • Passengers urged not to travel to/from London on Saturday, 24 and Sunday 25 August
Eastern region appoints the Route Directors who will be responsible for Putting Passengers and Freight Customers First: Rob McIntosh-10

Eastern region appoints the Route Directors who will be responsible for Putting Passengers and Freight Customers First

Friday 19 Jul 2019

Rob McIntosh, managing director of Network Rail’s Eastern Region, has today announced several appointments to his new senior management team.