Record-breaking Christmas investment programme

Record-breaking Christmas investment programme

Work at London Bridge this month will form part of the biggest Christmas and New Year investment programme ever carried out on Britain’s rail network. In addition to London Bridge, work around Watford, Reading, Wimbledon, Chadwell Heath and King’s Cross…

Four weeks until major changes at London Bridge

Four weeks until major changes at London Bridge

With only four weeks to go until a 16-day part-closure of London Bridge station and the start of long-term service changes, we’re encouraging you to plan your alternative route. Simon Blanchflower, Thameslink programme director, said: “In the long run our…

500th graduate from London Bridge skills academy

500th graduate from London Bridge skills academy

A previously unemployed man from Southwark has become the 500th graduate of the London Bridge Skills Academy. The project-based centre of learning is helping engineers deliver the massive £6.5bn Thameslink rail improvement programme – including the complete redevelopment of London…

Brighton to St Pancras in 4 minutes

Brighton to St Pancras in 4 minutes

Aerial footage showing the huge amount of work taking place to improve journeys on one of Europe’s busiest rail routes has been captured by helicopter. Network Rail is completely rebuilding London Bridge as part of the £6.5bn government-sponsored Thameslink Programme…

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