Gleneagles work rewarded

Gleneagles work rewarded

Historically one of the most prestigious stations serving central Scotland was that constructed by the Caledonian Railway to serve the world-famous hotel and gold course at Gleneagles. Prior to the holding of the 2014 Ryder Cup at the golf course, the station...
Restoration of Chelsea Bridge marked

Restoration of Chelsea Bridge marked

The challenging restoration job undertaken by Network Rail on the Chelsea railway bridge across the River Thames was marked on Tuesday 26 April by the formal unveiling of the plaque awarded at the 2015 National Railway Heritage Awards. The bridge was last refurbished...
Scruton takes Railway Heritage Trust Conservation Award

Scruton takes Railway Heritage Trust Conservation Award

The dramatic transformation wrought by the Wensleydale Railway Trust on the long-disused ex-North Eastern Railway station at Scruton, to the west of Northallerton, was recognised on Saturday 16 April 2016 when the Railway Heritage Trust Conservation Award for 2015 was...
North Yorkshire Moors Railway signalling work rewarded

North Yorkshire Moors Railway signalling work rewarded

Ever since the North Yorkshire Moors Railway commenced operation over Network Rail to Whitby there were limitations in terms of capacity. In order to solve these problems, the railway undertook a project to reuse the Grade II listed signalling gantry that once stood...
Worcester plaque unveiled

Worcester plaque unveiled

The restoration of one of the most unusual railway structures in Britain was rewarded on 8 April. The unveiling of the plaque awarded to Network Rail for winning the Great Western Railway Craft Skills Award for work completed on the tiled waiting room at Worcester...
Improvements to Newcastle station rewarded

Improvements to Newcastle station rewarded

The success of the team behind work undertaken at Newcastle was reflected on Wednesday 6 April when the plaque awarded at the 2015 National Railway Heritage Awards in December was officially unveiled. The London Underground Operational Enhancement Award, which is...