Work has started on a platform that will form a new eastern terminus in Northallerton for trains on the Wensleydale Railway. The platform is expected to be completed during November with the first trains expected to serve the new platform on 22/23 November.
Councillors have petitioned Network Rail for a railway station to be built at Steeple Claydon as part of the East West Rail project. The village is set to accommodate an infrastructure depot for HS2. Network Rail has advised that it has made passive provision for a railway station serving the village.
The new railway station at Pye Corner, near Newport in South Wales is set to open on 14th December 2014. The date was announced as Baroness Kramer visited the site to observe the progress on construction. The station is one of five stations that received funding from the New Stations Fund.
Members of the public have provided their views with regards to the designs for the proposed railway station at Kenilworth.
Work could start on a bridge connecting the two sections of the Great Central Railway in 2015.
The preferred route for Crossrail 2 has been outlined by the Mayor of London.
A railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport could be a reality as part of electrification of the Harrogate Line.
A proposal to join the two railway lines in Windsor has been examined by council planning chiefs.
Mr Nick Herbert, MP for Arundel and South Downs, has been appointed President of the West Sussex Rail Users Association. The group and the MP is pushing for the Arundel Chord.
A proposal to open a tram line in Preston is set to be refused.
A Rail User Group has called for pressure to be kept up to deliver a railway line between Braintree and Stansted.
Passenger train services could be restored to a freight line in west London as part of plans by Hounslow Council to regenerate corridor down the A4. Trains would run from a station serving the Golden Mile to Southall, where it would connect with train services on Crossrail.
Torbay Council has been asked to justify its request for Tescos to contribute nearly £500k to a new railway station at Edginswell at a planning inquiry for a new store in the area.
The reopening of the railway line between Tavistock and Okehampton remains on the governments agenda according to the Transport Secretary.
Chiltern Railways has unveiled its intention to restore services to the Cowley branch line and open new stations at Oxford Business Park and Oxford Science Park. A charter is to be run on 5th November to demonstrate how the service will work.