August bank holiday railway improvements

Jul 24, 2018

We will deliver more than 400 projects this August bank holiday as part of our Railway Upgrade Plan. Almost 10,000 workers will provide faster trains, more efficient services and improved reliability for...

Late May railway investment works complete

May 29, 2018

Saturday 26 May to Monday 28 May saw almost 20,000 Network Rail colleagues work around the clock to deliver more than £78m of investment works. In some parts of the country,...

Track renewal projects during the May...

May 24, 2018

We’re carrying out work on the tracks during the late May bank holiday – passengers are reminded to check journey plans before travelling. When track is ‘life-expired’ and maintenance is too...

Resignalling work during the late May...

May 23, 2018

We’re carrying out resignalling work during the late May bank holiday – passengers are reminded to check journey plans before travelling. We’re replacing trackside signalling equipment with modern, in-cab computer displays...

Overhead line renewals during the May...

May 22, 2018

We’re renewing overhead lines during the late May bank holiday – passengers are reminded to check journey plans before travelling. Overhead lines power electric trains on the rail network. From Saturday...

May bank holiday railway improvement work

May 21, 2018

We will be delivering 400 projects over the late May bank holiday as part of our Railway Upgrade Plan. A 19,600 strong workforce will work around the clock over the May...

Project in focus: Brighton Mainline improvements

Apr 26, 2018

We will be improving reliability and performance for passengers on the Brighton Mainline. The work is part of a programme to tackle delay hotspots and boost reliability of the railway in...

New delay-beating approaches to track renewal...

Apr 24, 2018

Trials by Network Rail’s Infrastructure Projects (IP) division make it increasingly possible for trains to run at high speeds after renewal work, reducing delays. The new approaches to engineering could potentially...

VIDEO: Track upgrades to Halton Curve...

Apr 20, 2018

The upgrades are part of a project to enable new train services between Liverpool Lime Street and Chester. We are upgrading the Halton Curve, a 1.5-mile section of track that links the...

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