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New station for Westgate

Transport Minister, Simon Burns MP, interviewed in this edition of RailStaff, visited Wakefield Westgate station, to check out progress on the £8.8 million new...

A flock of seagulls

Seagulls at Newcastle Central Station have ruffled a few feathers among motorists. Two seagulls built a nest in a vacant bay in the station’s car...

Probably the best station in the world…

Atkins is helping to redevelop the historic Carlsberg quarter in the heart of Copenhagen, Denmark with a contract to design a new station. The sad...

Stamp of approval for Bletchley Park

The important wartime role of Bletchley Park and Bletchley railway station next door has been recognised by a special postage stamp only available from...

Raising the roof

The £44 million transformation of Manchester Victoria is underway with contractors on site preparing to construct a spectacular new roof. Scaffolding is going up prior...

Alliance to reopen Waterloo International

International platforms at Waterloo – vacated by Eurostar five years ago – should be back in use next April thanks to moves by the...

New look for New Street

The first half of the gleaming new concourse at Birmingham New Street station has opened to passengers. Staff at the station have bid farewell to...

Station refurbishment can regenerate wider community

As our roads become more congested and the green agenda encourages us out of cars and onto public transport, rail is becoming more important...

New proposals for Euston

New proposals for Euston Station, southern terminus of High Speed Two, worked out by the innovative design team at HS2 Ltd will save time...

A city of two tales

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, or at least it has been for Wakefield's contrasting railway stations. Writes Graeme...

Glaze and blaze for Newcastle

An £8.6 million project to revamp Newcastle Central station has been welcomed by local people. Its centrepiece will be the pedestrianisation and glazing of the...

King’s Cross in satisfaction coup

King’s Cross station has seen a record-breaking jump in customer satisfaction in the year since the award-winning western concourse opened to the public, new...

Royal visit to Baker Street

Marking celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the London Underground, the Queen and Prince Philip with the Duchess of Cambridge visited...

Clapham Junction celebrates 150 years

Clapham Junction celebrated its 150th anniversary on the 2nd March 1863. 150 years ago the station sat in rural splendour in an area blue with...

Grand Central Terminal celebrates centenary

One of America’s iconic railway stations, New York’s Grand Central Terminal - colloquially known as Grand Central Station - celebrates its 100th anniversary this...

Prince visits King’s Cross

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have visited the redeveloped King’s Cross station, seeing at first hand the restored train shed and...

King’s Cross: The final works

After the opening of the Western Concourse at King’s Cross in March 2012, the next stages of the work to restore King’s Cross to...

Cubitt returns to Square

With the old green canopy gone, the historic frontage of King’s Cross station has been revealed for the first time in 150 years. Lewis Cubitt’s...