All Liverpool City Region travellers advised to plan ahead of rail strikes

All travellers in the Liverpool City Region are being urged to plan their journeys and check before they travel ahead of strike action on both the Merseyrail network on and Northern services in early July. Merseyrail services are affected on Saturday 8th and Monday 10th July, Northern Services are affected on Saturday 8th, Sunday 9th and Monday 10th … Read more

Liverpool to stay on the move during Lime Street upgrade this autumn

Transport partners unveiled plans today to keep Liverpool open for business while its main railway station undergoes a three-week transformation this autumn. Journeys through Lime Street will be affected for 23 days, from 30 September to 22 October, while Network Rail undertakes vital upgrades to enable the station to cater for a forecast doubling in … Read more

Final platform upgrade at Moorfields station to be completed next month

The refurbishment of the third and final platform at Moorfields, part of a £12m upgrade of the station, is due to be completed next month. Platform 2 will re-open following a three-month closure to transform the platform environment for passengers. The upgrade forms part of a wider £40m package of improvements to all five underground … Read more

Phase two of £12m Moorfields station refurbishment complete

Work to transform the second of three platforms at Moorfields station in Liverpool is set to complete tomorrow (Saturday 2 April 2016) in time for the Grand National meeting at Aintree the following weekend. Platform 1 on the Northern line at Moorfields will re-open after a three-month closure for renovation. It means that once again, … Read more

First of three platform upgrades at Moorfields station unveiled

The first of three platform upgrades at Moorfields station, part of a £12m investment by Network Rail, has been completed. The redeveloped Wirral Line platform, which has been closed since April, reopened to passengers today (24 August). Moorfields is the latest station on Merseyside to be redeveloped as part of a wider £40m investment by … Read more

Network Rail and Merseyrail ready to tackle leaves on the line

Work is underway across Merseyside to tackle the impact that autumn has on the rail network. Autumn – and in particular the impact of leaf fall on the network – is a challenging time for the rail industry as it works to tackle the challenges raised and keep as many trains as possible running safely … Read more