Pictures & videos

R.A.I.L.

R.A.I.L.

Monday 4 Jan 2010
Flyer to invite young people to come an work on a rail safety film
Blackfriars Bridge Slide - Before

Blackfriars Bridge Slide - Before

Sunday 3 Jan 2010
Network Rail engineers prepare to slide the new bridge structure at Blackfriars station into place (part of the Thameslink Programme)
Christmas night, bridge is on site

Christmas night, bridge is on site

Tuesday 29 Dec 2009
The new bridge deck at Diss is in place after engineers worked through the night on Christmas Eve and through Christmas Day to remove the old bridge.
Diss bridge replacement

Diss bridge replacement

Tuesday 29 Dec 2009
The replacement bridge deck at Diss is brought to site on the back of an abnormal load-carrying vehicle.
Easy does it!

Easy does it!

Tuesday 29 Dec 2009
The new bridge deck at Diss is inched into place on the back of an abnormal load-carrying vehicle. The bridge was successfully replaced during the Christmas weekend, with teams working around the clock to limit disruption to road and rail users.
Thameslink next generation trains

Thameslink next generation trains

Monday 14 Dec 2009
The first next generation trains (8 and 12 cars) will enter service from 2014, more will be gradually added will a full fleet in service by the end of 2016.