Station refurbishment begins at Carlisle Citadel station

Work has started on a £550,000 project to deliver improved facilities for passengers and people meeting trains at Carlisle. A completely new passenger waiting area will be created at Carlisle Citadel station. The development will...

New passenger bridge takes shape at Cheadle Hulme

A significant milestone was reached over the bank holiday weekend at Cheadle Hulme railway station with the installation of the first span the new passenger bridge as part of the accessibility improvements. Funded by the...

Work begins on car park improvements at Diss station

Work to increase car parking capacity at National Express East Anglia’s (NXEA) Diss station has commenced as part of a £400k investment to construct an additional 60 space surface car park at the station....

Lancashire’s newest station at Buckshaw Parkway opens

Rail travellers can now board the first trains to stop at Buckshaw Parkway following the opening of Chorley's newest train station between Chorley and Leyland. The station has been built specifically to serve the brand...

King's Cross transformation in pictures

New pictures released by Network Rail show Lewis Cubbitt's 19th century King's Cross façad being revealed for the first time in 40 years. Demolition work began on the extension, which was designed to be a...

Gatwick station concourse to be ready in time for Olympics

Network Rail announced that it plans to bring forward the concourse improvements, which are part of a £53m upgrade of the station and tracks at Gatwick Airport, to be complete in time for the...

Leighton Asia to construct terminus station for the Express Rail Link in Hong Kong

Leighton Asia in joint venture with Gammon has secured a $1.2 billion contract from the MTR Corporation to construct the West Kowloon Terminus Station North, part of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL). This is the biggest...

Have your say on Leeds Station Southern Entrance plans

Metro, in partnership with Network Rail, has been given the go-ahead by the Department for Transport to develop a new pedestrian entrance for Leeds rail station, called Leeds Station Southern Entrance (LSSE). Situated over the...

Boost for FirstGroup shares amid West Coast speculation

FirstGroup's shares have been given a boost ahead of industry speculation that the company is to be awarded the West Coast franchise. FirstGroup Plc has experienced its biggest monthly advance in three years as the...

John Lewis to launch a huge new department store at Birmingham New Street station

One of Britain’s most renowned high street retailers, John Lewis, has announced it plans to launch a huge new department store at Birmingham New Street station. Says David Higgins, chief executive of Network Rail, ‘Network...

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