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Network Rail’s Anglia Route comprises over 1,700 miles of track from London Liverpool Street station to Norwich in the east and Cambridge in the west, the North London Line from Gospel Oak to Barking East, and Essex Thameside from Fenchurch Street to Shoeburyness. With over 63.6 million passenger journeys, Liverpool Street is the third busiest railway station in Britain and the route is well connected with two airports, Stansted and Southend. Crossrail, when completed in 2019, will run from Shenfield to Liverpool Street and connect to Heathrow, and will transform journeys into the Capital by delivering more capacity and better connections to the City.
Latest news for this region
- £3.25bn to be invested in Britain's train stations
- 150+ stations in Anglia to receive investment
- Passengers to have their say
- Impatient mother puts child at risk
- 13 car drivers warned by police in less than four hours
- Four £50 fines dished out to law-breaking pedestrians
Installation of new two-tier racks doubles cycle parking spaces at the station
“I thought the train would slow down to let me through”.
“Lights? No, I don’t bother looking at them, I only stop when the barriers start coming down – I wouldn’t want to damage the car.”
“I thought that the train driver was giving way to me when he sounded his horn”
These are just a few of the reality-stretching excuses given by people jumping lights or weaving round barriers at level crossings, as to why they flouted the law and risked lives in order to save a few seconds.