Published on : Friday, January 4, 2019
As part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan, work took place across the London North Western route – 24% of Britain’s rail network, from London to Carlisle.
Work included track renewals, signalling upgrades and platform extensions. The main schemes were:
Martin Frobisher, London North Western’s route managing director at Network Rail, said: “I’d like to thank passengers for their patience over the festive period. We understand our work can be disruptive, but it is carefully planned to cause the least disruption to the fewest people. The upgrades and maintenance carried out will help deliver a bigger, better, more reliable railway for passengers in 2019 and beyond.”
Across the rail network 25,000 people worked round-the-clock over Christmas and the New Year on more than 300 projects.
Source:- Network Rail
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