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Major Easter works completed

14,000 Network Rail staff working over Bank Holiday weekend Network Rail carried out a significant programme of improvements over the … Read More

Tinsley chord application

160 metre link to be used by tram-trains Network Rail and South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE) have submitted a joint … Read More

Abellio takes over at ScotRail

Smartcard and steam services plans revealed Abellio took over operation of the ScotRail franchise from FirstGroup on 1 April. The new … Read More

Serco Sleeper sets off

Serco marked the start of the new Caledonian Sleeper franchise on 31 March as the inaugural service departed from Fort William, bound … Read More

Bakerloo Line extension backed

96% of consultees in favour of south London extension Transport for London has announced that proposals to extend the Bakerloo Line … Read More

Croxley link funding agreed

LU to deliver rail link over former BR branch Agreement on funding of the Croxley Rail Link has been reached between the Department … Read More

RAIB studying Clapham incident

Passenger seriously injured after falling between train and platform The Rail Accident Investigation Board (RAIB) is investigating … Read More

£50m investment for SWT

More evening and weekend services and smart ticketing developments in amendment to current franchise agreement The Department for Transport … Read More

Ordsall chord go-ahead

Transport and Works Act Order granted by Secretary of State Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has given approval to Network Rail … Read More

Lords question case for HS2

Benefits of high speed link unclear, says committee The Government has yet to make a convincing case for proceeding with HS2, according … Read More


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