Network Rail stories

All the latest Network Rail news.

Breich Station closure is platform for £2.4m redevelopment

22nd June 2018

Breich station will close for 12 weeks from Saturday 23 June as part of the work to electrify the Shotts […]

Network Rail reaches major milestone in railway upgrade in Northamptonshire

22nd June 2018

Network Rail has successfully completed 12 weeks of major improvement work to the railway in Northamptonshire as part of the […]

SMEs set to benefit from industry-wide contract changes

21st June 2018

Thousands of UK SMEs are set to benefit from revised contract terms as Network Rail takes an industry leading step […]

Tender for new £5bn railway track alliances launched

20th June 2018

Network Rail is inviting suppliers to bid for the next generation of track work contracts, the largest of its kind […]

Consultation on Western Rail Link to Heathrow set to close

19th June 2018

Network Rail has called for final responses from rail users, communities, businesses and other interested parties on a potential new […]

Improving Flood Resilience at Cowley Bridge Junction

19th June 2018

Suffering significant disruption with sporadic flooding over several years, AmcoGiffen are proud to have successfully completed a 75 hour blockade, […]

New car park opens for station users as £53million investment in railway in Market Harborough continues

18th June 2018

Passengers and station users in Market Harborough will benefit from a brand new 300 space car park from Monday, 18 […]

Network Rail streamlines procurement process to encourage SMEs

15th June 2018

Network Rail has launched its new technology Supplier Qualification System (SQS), designed to improve market engagement, provide greater visibility of […]

ORR sets out its views on Network Rail’s plans for Scotland

15th June 2018

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today published its assessment of Network Rail’s plans to spend £4bn in […]

Contract signals further investment in Highland Mainline

14th June 2018

Network Rail has awarded Siemens a £20m contract for re-signalling sections of the Highland mainline – which will help reduce […]

Regulator calls for Network Rail to spend more on reliability and safety in the next five years

13th June 2018

Rail Regulator, the Office of Rail and Road (ORR), has today (12 June) set out its initial view of Network […]

Investment in West Calder gives station accessibility a lift

13th June 2018

West Calder station’s new, fully-accessible footbridge and lifts have opened to passengers, as part of a multi-million-pound transformation of the […]