Network Rail has hailed a milestone moment for the Levenmouth Rail Link after the first new rails were laid on the project which will reconnect the town to the mainline passenger network for the first time in more than half a century.
North Lanarkshire Council has agreed a £16.9 million agreement with Network Rail for a new bridge crossing the West Coast Main Line as part of work to upgrade the road connections between Motherwell and Ravenscraig.
Levenmouth is moving a step closer to the reintroduction of passenger services for the first time in more than fifty years, bringing with it exciting new journey opportunities and economic benefits for the area.
A £1.7 million project to repair and re-paint two railway bridges in Edinburgh city centre will get underway in January 2022. Network Rail will begin work on the bridges at Calton Road and New Street on January 10, with grit blasting, steelwork repairs, steel strengthening and painting all sch