Network Rail has successfully completed a £13million pound investment into the railway in the Derwent Valley area – with all services between Derby and Matlock resuming on schedule.
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A significant enhancement scheme to tackle congestion between Cambridge and King’s Lynn has been given the go ahead by the government.
The West Coast main line through the Stafford area has fully reopened after more than 24 hours of disruption caused by a lorry hitting a bridge.
Network Rail is refurbishing its snow ploughs for the first time in 20 years to improve performance and reliability.
Trains on the West Coast main line are running through the Stafford area after Network Rail worked through the night to repair a badly damaged bridge.
Work to secure the future of two railway bridges in Rugby will start on Sunday night.
A bridge over the busy West Coast main line in Staffordshire has been badly damaged after being hit by a vehicle.
The busiest railway station on the Shakespeare line is getting an upgrade, with £1.5m of improvements being made at Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire.
Users of Wem and Onibury level crossings in Shropshire are invited to ‘drop-in’ to find out more about level crossing safety, following reports of misuse and concerns raised by people in the communities.