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Have your say on improving rail links to Heathrow from the West: WRLTH LOGO-2

Have your say on improving rail links to Heathrow from the West

Friday 4 May 2018
  • Local communities to help shape the final design of a potential new rail link from Reading and Slough to London Heathrow Airport
  • Final round of public consultation opens on 11 May
  • Six week consultation will include details of the likely benefits of the new railway as well as how any construction and environmental impacts will be managed
Bruce Crawford MSP visits Kerse Road to view progress: Bruce Crawford-2

Bruce Crawford MSP visits Kerse Road to view progress

Monday 30 Apr 2018

Bruce Crawford, MSP for Stirling, visited Kerse Road today (Monday, 30 April) to view progress on bridge demolition works, following two consecutive weekends of continuous working by Network Rail engineers to remove the structure.

Paddington Station 24/7:  The perfect match – Network Rail and British Transport Police team up to help thousands of football fans travelling through London Paddington: Graeme Parker in the London Paddington control room

Paddington Station 24/7: The perfect match – Network Rail and British Transport Police team up to help thousands of football fans travelling through London Paddington

Monday 30 Apr 2018

The second series of the behind the scenes documentary Paddington Station 24/7 continues on Monday 30 April, with an influx of football fans travelling through the station on their way to watch their respective teams, looked after by Network Rail station staff and over 30 police officers who have been drafted in to make sure everything runs without a hitch.