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Network Rail staff receive Honours: Network Rail logo-15

Network Rail staff receive Honours

Friday 8 Jun 2018

Three Network Rail employees have today been honoured in the Queen’s birthday honours list:

  • Ian Stevens, programme manager, MBE, for services to suicide prevention
  • Scott Heath, project manager, BEM, for services to the LGBT community
  • Mark Carne, chief executive, CBE, for services to the railway industry
Montrose viaduct refurbishment uncovers war time damage: IMG 4664

Montrose viaduct refurbishment uncovers war time damage

Friday 8 Jun 2018

Network Rail engineers working on the refurbishment of South Esk viaduct in Montrose have uncovered shrapnel marks and bullet holes on the structure consistent with a bombing and a strafing attack by the Luftwaffe during World War 2.