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Chief inspector Peter Kooper talks to Stewart Thorpe about BTP's new approach to counter terrorism The...

New map aids disabled passengers and informs others

A new Access Map has been introduced to guide disabled people, and others with mobility difficulty, of the facilities available at each...

Explosive package at Waterloo

Tuesday, March 5 is a day postmaster Kevin Beechey is unlikely ever to forget.  What began as a normal...

Royal Military Police to join BTP on patrol

Officers from the Royal Military Police (RMP) will join BTP on patrol at Liverpool Street and Waterloo stations as part of a...

Railway flash mob releases charity single

A choral flash mob that went viral with a performance of 'Lean on Me' at Christmas has released a charity single. Known as 'Voices for...

Mini museum opens at Liverpool Lime Street

Old railway artefacts have been put on display in a newly opened 'mini museum' at Liverpool Lime Street station. Items in the collection include: Avery Auto-precision...

Station sleepout to raise funds for Railway Children

Fundraisers will be joined by Network Rail directors and so far unnamed politicians at a charitable station sleepout on January 31. Four stations are taking...

New railway station in East Durham

Planning permission has been granted to build a new station at Horden, near Peterlee, in East Durham. The £10.55 million station will have two 100m platforms...

Documentary makers to visit all stations in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Railway adventurers Geoff Marshall and Vicki Pipe will follow up their 'All The Stations' adventure around Great Britain by travelling to all of the stations...

How rail staff spread festive cheer this Christmas

From Edinburgh to London Bridge, members of the railway family helped to spread some cheer over the Christmas period with acts of kindness, special...

St Pancras unveils centrepiece of its festive display

The festivities have begun at St Pancras International station with the unveiling of its Christmas tree. Partnering with retailer Tiffany & Co, the station has this...

Derby resignalling – 79 days later

You can achieve a lot in 79 days. Last year, British cyclist Mark Beaumont, inspired by the Jules Verne novel, cycled around the world...

Land purchase paves way for new railway station at Darlaston

West Midlands mayor Andy Street has announced that seven acres of land in Darlaston have been secured to build a new railway station. The original...

First stage of repairs completed at Nottingham station following major blaze

Engineers have completed the first stage of repairs at Nottingham railway station following a huge blaze in January this year. The fire caused significant damage...

DfT commits £300m to improving railway station accessibility

The Department for Transport (DfT) has committed up to £300 million for its Access for All programme to create obstacle free, accessible routes from...

Worcestershire Parkway station takes shape

Worcestershire County Council has released images showing the progress on Worcestershire Parkway station. The station's steel frame, which will include a ticket office, toilets and...

Tube station named after England manager Gareth Southgate

Transport for London has temporarily renamed an Underground station after England manager Gareth Southgate to celebrate the achievements of the men's football team at...

Is this 79-year-old Britain’s longest serving rail worker?

Network Rail and South Western Railway are celebrating the career of who they believe is the country's longest serving rail worker as they mark...