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Network Rail gets behind Willingdon community with £10,000 funding: Willingdon Trees Community Funding

Network Rail gets behind Willingdon community with £10,000 funding

Wednesday 1 Mar 2017

Willingdon Trees residents are being encouraged to take part in a public vote to decide how up to £10,000 of community funding from Network Rail will be spent. Three community projects are competing for the funding as part of a Network Rail pilot project to work more closely with local communities and railway neighbours.

London station investment bears fruit as retail sales rise: King's Cross western concourse

London station investment bears fruit as retail sales rise

Tuesday 28 Feb 2017
  • King’s Cross, Paddington and Waterloo stations record strong growth in retail sales between October-December 2016
  • Rise in sales for 19th successive quarter caps great 2016 for station retailers
  • Performance reflects ongoing investment in the retail offer at London stations