Topic: UK

London Overground name game is nothing new

All change. Londoners have only really just become familiar with the Overground, the bright orange addition to their enviable public transport network. The uniformly branded Overground is a collection of surface rail services, adopted by...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Network Rail takes bids for Midlands project

Network Rail is seeking bids for significant infrastructure deals in the Midlands of England. The infrastructure agency is preparing to undertake major works as part of the Midlands Rail Hub program. Valued at around 1.4...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
visualisation of the Curzon Street terminal in Birmingham for HS2

HS2 Birmingham Curzon Street build begins

HS2 Limited, the company formed to deliver Britain’s high-speed rail project, has begun construction on the landmark Birmingham Curzon Street Station. Whatever else may have been said about the project, the spades are in the...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Liverpool Lime Street station

UK Rail strikes coming up again

A large part of the UK rail industry is bracing for a new wave of strikes. The long-standing dispute over pay, conditions, and job security remains far from resolution. The strike, initiated by the drivers’...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton