Volunteers are being called for to help tidy up the Fleetwood end of the Fleetwood to Poulton railway line.
Charnwood Borough Council are to take ownership of the proposed bridge that will be used by the Great Central Railway to cross the Midland Mainline near Loughborough. The council will lease the bridge back to the GCR. The reason is understood to be because Network Rail wanted a more permanent partner to cover liabilities if the GCR ceased to exist.
A ceremony is to be held on Friday 12th February to mark the start of works to connect the two halves of the Great Central Railway with a bridge over the Midland Mainline at Loughborough.