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Greater Anglia joins Digital Ticket campaign

A national campaign is encouraging passengers to move away from paper tickets and 'embrace new technology'.

Boost for East Suffolk Lines Community Rail Partnership following appointment

A new Community Rail Officer has been appointed to the East Suffolk Lines, and the community organisation hopes it will do even more to...

New lifts for passengers at Watford Junction station – work until...

Network Rail has announced that work will soon commence at Watford Junction station to replace all three lifts which serve the platforms.

Extension of smart ticketing for Thameslink and Great Northern passengers

Passengers using Thameslink, Great Northern and Southern, and have season tickets, can now use the time-saving, convenient Key Smartcard at multiple stations - more than before!

Rail pastors now on Greater Anglia’s Southend Victoria line

Rail pastors are now patrolling the Greater Anglia line between Shenfield and Southend Victoria to help vulnerable people in need. The rail pastors are on...

Final running day for steam locomotive 1054 announced

The Bahamas Locomotive Society, caretakers of the sole surviving London & North Western Railway Coal Tank, No. 1054, have announced her final day in...

Transport for London looks for feedback on proposals

Transport for London has announced that it is inviting local communities to provide feedback on its proposals for over-station development at Southwark Tube station....

Northern to celebrate Pets as Therapy and Dogtober

Northern will be celebrating Dogtober when 10 Pets as Therapy dogs will be given a free ride from Preston to Blackpool.

Mini Police from Somerset meet the big cops

Rail Week 2019 brought a special opportunity for Mini Police from Somerset Bridge Primary School in Bridgwater to travel by train to Bristol Temple...

Join Santa this year at The Watercress Line

The popular ‘Santa Specials’ at the Watercress Line are already selling fast, with some trains fully booked.

Nexus wins award for Spice Girls marketing campaign

Nexus has announced that it has scooped an award for the marketing and PR campaign it ran to encourage Spice Girls fans to travel to the concert at the Stadium of Light by Metro.

Top award for Network Rail’s IP Track team

Network Rail has announced that its Infrastructure Projects Track team has been awarded a Globe of Honour by the British Safety Council (BSC). The award...

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