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​Govia Thameslink Railway announces £15m station investment programme

Govia Thameslink Railway has announced that it is investing in life-saving heart restarters, LED lighting and landscaping, during the first phase of an investment programme to directly benefit passengers.

Travel updates as person hit by train near New Cross Gate

A person has been hit by a train been New Cross Gate and Norwood Junction resulting in all lines being blocked between these stations.

​World War One sacrifices remembered thanks to Sussex mum

Brighton railway workers who served their country have been remembered thanks to a research project by a mother-of-two.

Special Poppy Train launched by Southern Railway

A special train has been launched by Southern Railway today to remember railway workers’ wartime service.

GTR offers free travel on Remembrance Sunday for Armed Forces

Members of the Armed Forces, veterans and cadets will all be able to travel to Remembrance Sunday events for free with Govia Thameslink Railway.

REMINDER: Impact on train services on the West Coastway as work...

Rail passengers in the areas of West Sussex and Hampshire are advised to allow for extra time for their journeys, as Network Rail will undertake a major upgrade of the lines between Barnham, Chichester and Havant from Saturday 26 October 2019.

New accessible footbridge at Ewell West station welcomed by villagers

A Surrey station, Ewell West, is now fully accessible, after a new footbridge, costing £3.9 million, was opened on Friday the 4th of October...

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!

Horsham Station gains West Sussex Hospice heart sculpture

Crawley-based St Catherine’s Hospice has now launched their Heart to Heart trail across Horsham, Crawley, Reigate and East Grinstead. Each sees 26 individually-crafted, fibreglass sculptures...

RMT calls for Southern to be stripped of franchise

RMT has called for Southern to have its franchise removed as it finishes at the bottom of the train operator league. Rail Union RMT has...

EXCLUSIVE: The Duke – The Impossible Dream – Past, Present and...

Following on from this, we are delighted to announce that we have been contacted by The BR Class 8 Steam Locomotive Trust and they have provided us with an exclusive update on the history of the project, written by Trevor Tuckley. The update below is in its original unedited version