Passengers are being urged to check before they travel this morning after a collapsed sewer led to train services being disrupted through Forest Hill.
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Hexham railway bridge has reopened following extensive improvement work by Network Rail.
From 6 June, Network Rail engineers will be carrying out extensive improvement work on Hexham railway bridge as part of its Railway Upgrade Plan to make sure that it remains in service for many years to come.
Residents and motorists have been thanked for their patience as work continues at the site of a landslip outside Hexham which caused the railway to be closed for several weeks.
Freight lines serving the busy port of Immingham have reopened on time following five days of engineering work in Greater Lincolnshire.
Network Rail engineers have successfully completed planned engineering work at Doncaster and cleared 4ft of flood water from the railway near Leeds.
Passengers in parts of northern England and Wales are advised to check before travelling as flooding continues to affect rail services.
Major flooding and landslips are disrupting services in some parts of Cumbria, the Tyne Valley, West Yorkshire and the Conwy Valley in Wales.
A level crossing in Leicestershire which was closed earlier this year due to safety concerns is to be replaced by a new footbridge.
Britain’s first sliding gate level crossing barriers are now operational in the North East after a recent upgrade as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan.