The railway service from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street via the Halton Curve was withdrawn in 1975, apart from a Parliamentary train to prevent complete closure. The North Cheshire Rail Users Group (NCRUG) then formed in 1990 to campaign against any further act of closure.
Northern is set to give Gainsborough Central its first weekday rail service for almost 30 years.
Network Rail has awarded contracts worth £800m for the haulage and operations of its engineering trains and seasonal treatment services in Control Period 6 (CP6, 2019-2024).
The new Chester – Leeds service, which will run hourly, links the two cities with direct trains for the first time in many years.
On my travels now and then I feature a station with free photos, today is Whaley Bridge serving the town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire. This station is on the Manchester to Buxton railway.
A great day to celebrate for the new 430 meters of brand new railway sidings at Buxton.
Merseyrail has been hailed as the most punctual rail operator in the country following a prestigious award win and the release of recent statistics.
With the May bank holidays fast-approaching, Network Rail is urging passengers to plan their journeys in advance of the two bank holiday weekends as it delivers more than 900 projects.
Joined by comedy legend Bobby Ball at Lytham Station Elizabeth Mulligan Rojas and Councillor Ray Thomas attend to the station’s floral displays.
Just when you thought we'd lost all class 37 loco hauled services in the UK Transport for Wales is bringing it back to Rhymney.