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Edinburgh-Glasgow boundary works complete: graveyard 012

Edinburgh-Glasgow boundary works complete

Tuesday 29 Aug 2017

Network Rail has completed a programme of work between Edinburgh and Glasgow to secure the railway boundary and make it compliant with new safety standards ahead of the electrification of the line.

Forth Bridge offers platform to celebrate Queensferry Crossing: Forth Bridge in fog (2)

Forth Bridge offers platform to celebrate Queensferry Crossing

Thursday 24 Aug 2017

Network Rail is to mark the opening of Queensferry Crossing by offering rare public access to the Forth Bridge. The fundraising event on behalf of official charity partner Barnardo’s Scotland, will take place on September 23 and, due to high demand,  September 24, three weeks after the official opening of the Forth’s newest long-span bridge.