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Hill Street artwork

Hill Street artwork

Monday 11 Jul 2011
Students from King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy with their artwork that is on display near Birmigham New Street station. The location on Hill Street was previously a bare, uninspiring wall covered in green mould. After an approach from Regenerated and Birmingham City Council, Network Rail has worked with the students and local artists to transform the space into a showcase for local artistic talent.
Artist Zoot

Artist Zoot

Monday 11 Jul 2011
Artist Zoot with his black and white installation on display near Birmigham New Street station. The location on Hill Street was previously a bare, uninspiring wall covered in green mould. After an approach from Regenerated and Birmingham City Council, Network Rail has worked with local artists and students from King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy to transform the space into a showcase for local artistic talent.
Staines Station

Staines Station

Friday 8 Jul 2011
Two new lifts and a footbridge have been installed at Staines making it easier for those with reduced mobility, parents with young children and people with heavy luggage to use the station
Staines Footbridge

Staines Footbridge

Friday 8 Jul 2011
Two new lifts and a footbridge have been installed at Staines tstation to provide a step-free route between the entrance and the platforms
Robin Miedzybrodzki 2

Robin Miedzybrodzki 2

Friday 1 Jul 2011
Robin Miedzybrodzki, Network Rail civil engineering graduate and No.1 British beach volleyballer
Wokingham Station Upgrade

Wokingham Station Upgrade

Friday 1 Jul 2011
An eye-catching new station building at Wokingham will provide more modern facilities and a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers.
Wokingham Station Upgrade

Wokingham Station Upgrade

Friday 1 Jul 2011
An eye-catching new station building at Wokingham will provide more modern facilities and a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers.
Wokingham Station Upgrade

Wokingham Station Upgrade

Friday 1 Jul 2011
An eye-catching new station building at Wokingham will provide more modern facilities and a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers.
Wokingham Station Upgrade

Wokingham Station Upgrade

Friday 1 Jul 2011
An eye-catching new station building at Wokingham will provide more modern facilities and a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers.
WCML RUS

WCML RUS

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
West Coast Main Line Route Utilisation Strategy
Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
The 160 year old glass roof at Portsmouth and Southsea station has been completely replaced, resulting in a lighter, brighter concourse for the thousands of passengers who pass through it each day.
Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
The 160 year old glass roof at Portsmouth and Southsea station has been completely replaced, resulting in a lighter, brighter concourse for the thousands of passengers who pass through it each day.
Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
The 160 year old glass roof at Portsmouth and Southsea station has been completely replaced, resulting in a lighter, brighter concourse for the thousands of passengers who pass through it each day.
Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Portsmouth & Southsea Roof

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
The 160 year old glass roof at Portsmouth and Southsea station has been completely replaced, resulting in a lighter, brighter concourse for the thousands of passengers who pass through it each day.
Rt Hon Jack Straw MP at Blackburn station

Rt Hon Jack Straw MP at Blackburn station

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
Jack Straw MP and Sana Ali from Daisyfield Primary School kneeling in front of artwork produced by the school and now exhibited in the waiting room on platforms 1/2. (24 June 2011)
Rt Hon Jack Straw MP at Blackburn station

Rt Hon Jack Straw MP at Blackburn station

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
MP for Blackburn, Rt Hon Jack Straw, at the controls of a digger on the town's station to mark the start of work on the Access for All and National Stations Improvement Programme schemes. Mr Straw was joined by representatives of Network Rail and other partners in the project (24 June 2011)
Stephenson Tower demolition starts

Stephenson Tower demolition starts

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
Cllr Mike Whitby, leader of Birmingham City Council at the start of demolition of the 1960s-built Stephenson Tower, once considered as luxury flats. (30 June 2011)
Stephenson Tower demolition starts

Stephenson Tower demolition starts

Thursday 30 Jun 2011
Cllr Mike Whitby, leader of Birmingham City Council at the start of demolition of the 1960s-built Stephenson Tower, once considered as luxury flats. (30 June 2011)
Rochdale waiting room

Rochdale waiting room

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
New waiting room created at Rochdale station, part of the work carried out under the National Stations Improvement Programme funded jointly by the Department for Transport, Transport for Greater Manchester and Northern
Altrincham station canopy

Altrincham station canopy

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
Canopy at Altrincham station, part of the work carried out under the National Stations Improvement Programme funded jointly by the Department for Transport, Transport for Greater Manchester and Northern
Dartford Station

Dartford Station

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
Artist's impression of how Dartford station could look following a multi-million pound revamp which will modernise station facilities and provide a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers
Dartford Station

Dartford Station

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
Artist's impression of how Dartford station could look following a multi-million pound revamp which will modernise station facilities and provide a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers
Dartford Station

Dartford Station

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
Artist's impression of how Dartford station could look following a multi-million pound revamp which will modernise station facilities and provide a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers
Dartford Station

Dartford Station

Wednesday 22 Jun 2011
Artist's impression of how Dartford station could look following a multi-million pound revamp which will modernise station facilities and provide a better end-to-end journey experience for passengers
Jo Kaye, LNW route managing director

Jo Kaye, LNW route managing director

Monday 20 Jun 2011
Jo Kaye, appointed as route managing director with effect from October 2011.

Jo Kaye biography (as at June 2011)

  • Born in London and now living in Halifax, Mrs Kaye read biology at Imperial College London and followed it up with an MSc in passenger transport management.

  • She joined the rail industry graduate training scheme in 1995 and has worked on the operational side of the business ever since.

  • Her last position was Head of West Coast 2008 where she was the interface between the project team delivering the west coast upgrade and the train operating companies that use the line, ensuring Network Rail and customers were ready for the introduction of the new timetable.

  • Prior to this, Mrs Kaye was the area general manager LNW Central, overseeing the day to day operation of the railways in Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Cheshire.

Earlsfield Station

Earlsfield Station

Monday 20 Jun 2011
Artist's impressions of how Earlsfield station will look following a major revamp to improve access and facilities