Government pledges £500 million to bring back historic rail lines, improving connectivity for communities across the country
Long-isolated communities across the country will benefit from better rail connections that will level-up regional economies and boost access to jobs and education, thanks to a £500 million fund to kickstart the restoration of lines closed more than 50 years ago.
MerseyRail's first class 777 is on the move 15th JAN from Dollands Moor Sidings.
After a busy fantastic end over the Christmas period at Ribble Steam Railway the heritage line now lists it's scheduled of engine entertainment for all the family!
Network Rail has awarded a contract to Loram UK for the maintenance of its New Measurement Train following a competitive tender in 2019. The contract, awarded in December, is budgeted for £8million over five years.
From Spring 2020, Grand Central plans to expand its services to new parts of Britain, running services on the West Coast Mainline between London Euston and Blackpool North.
Saturday, December 14th, Bolton station will be welcoming visitors to the town’s popular Christmas markets with a festive event of its own.
An exhibition celebrating the artwork of railway men and women was officially opened by the Mayor of Bolton Councillor Hilary Fairclough at the Platform Gallery on Bolton Station.
Northern officially announced the introduction of new trains to serve Blackpool.
A venture out to see how the friends group in Cark look after their station grounds.
Friday 23rd August to Sunday 25th August 2019 – The Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival.