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Capital investment drives London station sales surge: Kings Cross Square

Capital investment drives London station sales surge

Thursday 14 Sep 2017
  • Paddington, London Bridge and King’s Cross record strongest growth in retail sales between April - June 2017
  • Rise in sales for 21st successive quarter signals another year of growth for station retailers in London
  • Performance reflects ongoing investment in the retail offer at London stations
Station investment boosts retail sales: Paddington Lawn

Station investment boosts retail sales

Thursday 14 Sep 2017
  • Network Rail reports significant retail sales growth for April - June 2017
  • Strong correlation between station investment and retail sales growth
  • Paddington ranks first, followed by London Bridge and King’s Cross
  • 21st successive quarter of rising retail sales in stations
Apprenticeship boost as Network Rail doubles the number of opportunities available: Marisa Bajerski

Apprenticeship boost as Network Rail doubles the number of opportunities available

Monday 21 Aug 2017
  • 600 apprenticeship opportunities to be offered nationwide by the company over the next 12 months across a range of disciplines
  • Number of places on Network Rail’s renowned Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme doubled from 150 in 2015 to more than 300 in 2017/18
  • New apprenticeships offered in cyber security and digital railway