A £48million investment in East Nottinghamshire’s railway continues this weekend as signalling upgrades near completion.
London North Eastern & East Midlands
The London North Eastern and East Midlands route covers the East Coast Main Line from the Scottish border to London King's Cross station and the Midland Main Line from Sheffield to London St Pancras. The route covers the North East, Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Bedfordshire, parts of Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire and the whole of the East Midlands. Train operators include Virgin Trains East Coast, Northern, East Midlands Trains, Transpennine Express, Grand Central Rail, First Hull Trains, Cross Country and Govia Thameslink Railway.
Latest news for this region
New figures from Network Rail reveal that almost a third (31%) of adults in Newcastle have reported a near miss or accident whilst using their mobile phone around the transport network.
New figures from Network Rail reveal that almost a quarter (22%) of adults in Leeds have reported a near miss or accident whilst using their mobile phone around the transport network.
A railway bridge in Leeds is set to be repainted in rainbow colours as part of repair and strengthening work.
Network Rail has confirmed that a bridge which partially collapsed over the Midland Main Line in Leicestershire will reopen early next year.
A specialist engineering train has completed a four year maintenance programme on the railways serving Yorkshire this weekend.
A public drop-in event will be held this week as the next phase of the Railway Upgrade Plan gets set to begin in Leeds.
Rail passengers travelling between Kettering and Corby are being reminded that the next phase of work starts on Saturday to upgrade the railway between the two stations.
Four public events will take place as Network Rail begins consultation on the next phase of the Railway Upgrade Plan in Cambridgeshire.
Network Rail has thanked passengers for their patience after engineers successfully completed bank holiday weekend engineering projects on time.