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You lose warning to children during school shut-down

Network Rail and British Transport Police are asking parents and carers to remind children to 'keep off the track' following the closure of schools last week.

Two Tyne & Wear Metro car parks reserved for NHS staff

Nexus has announced that starting yesterday, two of the car parks on the Tyne & Wear Metro will be reserved or NHS staff. The car...

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway confirm temporary closure due to Coronavirus

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway confirmed yesterday that they are to temporarily close due to the Coronavirus outbreak. They had hoped to continue as they...

Reduced service on Caledonian Sleeper due to Coronavirus outbreak

Caledonian Sleeper has announced that from tomorrow (22nd March) a special timetable will be in operation due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

New support for retailers and tenants announced by Network Rail

Yesterday, Network Rail announced support for retailers and tenants at their stations. Trading is expected to be greatly impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic.

Reduced timetable on Transpennine Express train services from Monday due to...

Due to Coronavirus, Transpennine Express has announced a revised timetable to ensure a service can continue to run for those who have to travel to work.

Reduced timetable on Greater Anglia from Monday 23 March

Greater Anglia have announced in response to the Coronavirus outbreak, that a reduced train service will be in effect from Monday 23rd March. The general...

Southeastern to introduce reduced train timetable from 23rd March due to...

From next Monday, 23rd March, Southeastern will be introducing a reduced timetable to support efforts of delaying the coronavirus spread and keep services running. The...

Emergency repairs completed on railway embankment in Upholland after landslip

Network Rail has released details on how quick-thinking staff helped keep passengers and local residents safe after a landslip in Upholland, Lancashire.

Rail replacement buses on the Cumbrian Coast after sea damage

Network Rail has announced that rail replacement buses are in operation on part of the Cumbrian Coast line after the damage was caused to a bridge at Parton.

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