Media enquiries

Media enquiries:  AP 7157

Network Rail is divided into eight geographical regions called ‘routes’

Each route has its own press office

There is also a national press office handling corporate, trade and national media issues

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Urgent out-of-hours press emergencies call 0330 333 1800

The media team is available between 8am and 6pm on weekdays

Corporate, National and Trade
National press office 020 3356 8700
Twitter @NetworkRail


Katie Mack 07734649281


London North Eastern & East Midlands
Toby Higgins 01904 383 180 
Amy Brenndorfer 01904 383 180 


London North Western
Simon Masters 0330 854 0100 


Nick King 0141 555 4109 


South East
Chris Denham 020 3357 7969
Carl Ferguson 020 3357 7969


Nichole Sarra 07710940248
Hannah McCarthy 07710940248


Owen Johns 07710959476 


Dean Shaw 01793 389 749
James Crook 01793 389 749

Latest news for this region

Network Rail volunteer recognised for his contribution to railway safety: Mark Carne with Tom Crosby accepting the  Judges Special Award winner at National Rail Awards 2016

Network Rail volunteer recognised for his contribution to railway safety

Friday 23 Sep 2016

Network Rail volunteer Tom Crosby received the Judges Special Award at last night’s National Rail Awards. Tom was recognised for the fantastic work he does highlighting the dangers of trespass to children and young adults and received a standing ovation for the fantastic work he’s done in his community.

Apprenticeship boost as Network Rail offers 140 new opportunities: Network Rail apprentices

Apprenticeship boost as Network Rail offers 140 new opportunities

Thursday 15 Sep 2016
  • Network Rail’s Advanced Apprenticeship scheme to expand by 50 per cent in 2017
  • 100 extra apprenticeships places will be up for grabs next year boosting the number of places on offer during the year to 300
  • Scheme expanded to two apprentice intakes each year in March and September
Network Rail to unlock land for 12,000 new homes by 2020: Example of a planned housing development in Manchester (artist's impression)

Network Rail to unlock land for 12,000 new homes by 2020

Tuesday 6 Sep 2016
  • Almost 200 sites across the country have been identified as development opportunities to deliver land by 2020 for around 12,000 homes
  • A plan has been put in place to deliver land for 5,000 homes in London, 3,600 homes in Manchester and the North, 1,700 homes in the Midlands and the East of England and 1,400 homes in the South of England
  • Network Rail continues to assess these sites to maximise their housing potential, and continues to review its assets to see how many more sites can be released
Mark Carne comment: London Bridge station redevelopment: Concourse from above

Mark Carne comment: London Bridge station redevelopment

Thursday 25 Aug 2016

The railway network in the south of England is one of the most congested anywhere in Europe – as passengers know only too well as they stand on crowded commuter trains. In the last 20 years the number of people travelling on the rail network has doubled, and the rail network, our stations and our platforms are dealing with more passengers than they were ever designed for.