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Passengers urged to plan their journeys ahead of bumper Christmas upgrade: The upgrade work will impact on services heading towards Paddington

Passengers urged to plan their journeys ahead of bumper Christmas upgrade

Monday 18 Dec 2017
  • Network Rail will be investing £160m in improving and upgrading the rail network over the Christmas period including largest ever signal data upgrade at Paddington.
  • Passengers travelling from the west are advised to plan ahead as upgrade work means Paddington will have no train services running between December 24 and 27 inclusive (London underground services are unaffected)
  • A reduced service to and from London Paddington will then be in operation from 28 December to 1 January inclusive
Last few days for passengers to plan their journeys ahead of Network Rail’s bumper Christmas investment: LondonBridgeNov

Last few days for passengers to plan their journeys ahead of Network Rail’s bumper Christmas investment

Monday 18 Dec 2017
  • Major service restrictions will be in place from Saturday 23 December to 1 January
  • Improvement work at Sevenoaks Tunnel between Tonbridge and Sevenoaks from Saturday, 23 to Tuesday, 26 December
  • Work to complete the new platform at Redhill station from Saturday, 23 December to Monday, 1 January 2018.
  • On 2 January the final section of London Bridge’s huge, modern concourse will open
  • Platforms 1 – 5 will be complete, allowing Cannon Street services to once again call at London Bridge