Other transport activities
The upgrade will see signalling on the line between Ferriby, Gilberdyke and Saltmarshe modernised, with old signalling technology ‘recontrolled’ from local lineside signal boxes to the state-of-the-art Rail Operating Centre in York.
Every day more than a thousand railway workers inspect the railway trucks in winter.
The investment will make the railway bigger and better to carry the ever-increasing number of people who are travelling by train across the north of England.
Passengers at three stations in South East London are set to benefit from accessibility improvements, making access between the station entrances and platforms much easier for people with disabilities and reduced mobility, as well as those with children, heavy luggage or shopping.