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 […]

Liverpool to stay on the move during Lime Street upgrade ...

The rail network reopened on time this morning after £30m of rail improvements were completed over the bank holiday weekend. Over 15,000 members of Network Rail’s orange army worked round the clock to improve the network for millions of passengers, working on nearly 1,000 individual projects across Britain. As part […]

Bank holiday upgrade work completed as railway reopens on time

Manchester Victoria and Salford Central stations reopened to passengers today (Monday 4 April) after a 10-day closure over Easter as part of a £1bn+ railway upgrade. Network Rail’s orange army worked day and night to move the track, widen the Middlewood viaduct, install a new bridge and strengthen railway arches. […]

Manchester Victoria and Salford Central stations reopened following railway upgrade

Liverpool City Region (LCR) train passengers are to benefit from £340m of rail improvements over the next three years. The investment, by Network Rail and the Liverpool City Region – much through Government’s Growth Deal funding– will provide passengers with faster, more frequent and more reliable train services by 2019. […]

£340m railway upgrade planned for Liverpool City Region