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Christmas sees Cambridge North station 80% complete: Cambridge North track laying

Christmas sees Cambridge North station 80% complete

Tuesday 3 Jan 2017

Major progress was made over Christmas at the site of the new Cambridge North station, which is now 80% complete, to get it ready for its opening in May this year as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan.

Anglia Christmas railway upgrades completed: Wiring train on the Great Eastern Mainline Anglia

Anglia Christmas railway upgrades completed

Tuesday 3 Jan 2017

A long-standing speed restriction in place on the railway between Shenfield, Essex and Seven Kings, London during the summer can now be lifted, following completion of important railway improvement works over Christmas, benefiting all passengers travelling between Norwich and London.