Stations

Network Rail kicks off search for development partner for Glasgow’s Queen Street Station

Network Rail have launched the search for a development partner to undertake commercial development at Queen Street Station in Glasgow. The development will provide enhanced station facilities for passengers and a landmark mixed-use development in...

Rail meets retail

Network Rail have unveiled plans for over 75,000 sq ft of new retail space in stations, along with a new vision for the future of station retailing which focuses on enhancing passenger experience through the creation...

Horley access improvements give passengers a lift

More than a million journeys made by rail to and from Horley every year have been made easier for passengers following the opening of three new lifts at the station. The new lifts, which were attached to...

Twenty-year vision for London rail services set out in influential strategy

A long-term strategy for London’s railway has been unveiled, setting out the steps needed to cater for increasing demand for rail travel in and around the capital. With the number of passengers travelling into London in the...

Fresh look for Freshfield Station

The platforms and west car park at Freshfield station are being given a makeover by Network Rail in a £1.1m scheme that will bring them up to modern standards. Stepping distances to and from the trains will...

New images show Denmark Hill will be more accessible for all

Images have been unveiled today of a new footbridge and lifts planned for Denmark Hill which will create a step-free route between the station entrance and all four platforms. Denmark Hill is one of the 148 stations...

Landmark Newport Station combines iconic design with engineering excellence

Newport train station redevelopment, opening on the 13 September, represents a step change in transport design with a featherweight plastic covering that is a hundred times lighter than glass and requires a fraction of the steel...

Network Rail appoints new head of retail

Network Rail has appointed Gavin McKechnie to join its property division, as head of retail. Mr McKechnie will have overall responsibility for retail within the organisation, with a focus on the enhancement and expansion of the retail estate at some...
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Interim report on Port Talbot track worker fatalities reveals “there was no safe system of work in place”

Network Rail has released an interim report into the fatalities that occurred at Margam, near Port Talbot in...
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Gian Paolo Gotelli to head up TX Logistik

Rail logistics group TX Logistik has appointed Gian Paolo Gotelli as its new CEO. TX Logistik, which was founded in...

First train for Shanghai Metro line 14 completed

The first driverless metro train for Shanghai Metro’s Line 14 has rolled off the assembly line in CRRC Nanjing Puzhen.

The role of apprenticeships in filling the skills gap

Rail Forum Midlands talks about the skills gap and what its doing to bridge it

New train protection system for Irish Rail

Above - CPC commercial manager John Mogridge and Egis systems integration lead François Pignard looking at the in-cab display for the...