Network Rail’s plans to upgrade two level crossings in Dingwall have been rescheduled to take place in October due to the need for additional design work.
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Passengers are advised that severe disruption to Southern and Gatwick Express services to and from London Victoria will continue for the rest of the day following a major power failure affecting signalling in the Streatham area overnight.
Network Rail has released new computer generated images revealing Glasgow Queen Street’s bigger and brighter interior following its £120m redevelopment by Spring 2020.
Damage to signalling equipment in the Streatham Common area is causing major disruption to services this morning with no Southern or Gatwick Express services able to serve London Victoria and knock-on disruption to Thameslink services. Passengers are advised not to travel.
Residents in Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire, are invited to a public event to hear more about plans to close Holts Lane footpath crossing.
Rail passengers urged to plan ahead this Sunday as engineering work takes place on London to Brighton line
With Britain’s heatwave set to continue into the weekend, passengers travelling on the Brighton Main Line this Sunday are urged to consider their travel plans as engineering work will mean no trains are able to run between Three Bridges and Brighton and Three Bridges and Lewes.
Network Rail has commissioned a short film ‘18’ to highlight the dangers of trespassing on electrified railway and the devastating and far-reaching consequences this can have.
- Record £4.1bn spend on projects to improve the railway.
- Exceptional safety record continues.
- Reliability and performance of infrastructure assets continue at historically high levels.
- Cost efficiencies remain challenging.
- Train performance below industry expectations owing to increased congestion and severe weather events.