Southeastern and Network Rail have today announced an action plan on how they plan for and respond to major incidents as an independent report is published into the Lewisham train disruption during heavy snow in March this year.
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Record leap in passenger satisfaction at Britain’s second busiest station as Network Rail and train operators come together as ‘Team Victoria’
Passenger satisfaction at London Victoria – Britain’s second busiest station with almost 80 million passenger journeys a year – has soared by 13% in just 12 months thanks to a new initiative.
Passengers are urged to plan ahead when travelling over the bank holiday weekend as Network Rail carries out major infrastructure improvements in south London, Kent and Sussex.
Passengers planning to travel on the East Coastway are being reminded to check before they travel during August as Network Rail carries out a major upgrade to the lines between Lewes and Seaford.
Sussex passenger awareness campaign steps up ahead of nine-month Brighton Main Line Improvement Project
- 'Drop-by’ sessions being held at over 30 stations to inform passengers of upcoming planned closures
- Campaign featuring iconic Brighton seagull will see information reaching passengers via social media
- Passengers advised to check upcoming closure dates that will affect their journeys as soon as possible
London’s historic railway bridges are being transformed into stunning pieces of art thanks to Network Rail’s unique partnership with a street artist and community groups.
Residents in Bognor are being invited to a community drop-in session to find out more about plans to replace a railway footbridge.
East Sussex passengers urged to check before travelling as railway upgrade work takes place over August
Passengers planning to travel on the East Coastway are urged to check before travelling during August as Network Rail carries out a major upgrade to the lines between Lewes and Seaford.
Life-saving campaign launched in South East as new figures reveal one teenager risks their life on the railway every four hours
Alarming new figures reveal more than a quarter of teenagers admit to risking their lives on the railways just weeks after a 12-year-old girl miraculously survived falling on a live rail in the south east.