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  • Ordsall Chord

    As part of our plan to improve rail travel in the North, Northern Hub, we need to build a new viaduct to connect Manchester’s Victoria, Oxford Road and Piccadilly stations. This investment will help ease a rail bottleneck to the south of Piccadilly station and enable faster, more... More
    Opened 6 August 2015
  • Hope Valley Capacity Scheme - June 2015

    Network Rail is improving the Hope Valley’s railway as part of over £1 billion of investment to deliver faster, more frequent services across the north of England. The plans Demand for rail travel between Manchester and Sheffield is increasing, with forecasts showing potential... More
    Opened 1 June 2015
  • Ely to Soham rail improvements

    Since April this year, we have been investigating the feasibility of a scheme to double a section of track between Ely and Soham as part of the Felixstowe to Nuneaton freight capacity enhancements that has already seen us carry out significant works around the Ipswich Chord, as well... More
    Opened 6 March 2015
  • Tinsley Chord

    Plans to connect Sheffield and Rotherham We’re planning to improve connections between Sheffield and Rotherham by linking the railway and the Supertram networks at Tinsley, so that Tram Trains can run between Sheffield Cathedral Tramstop and a new station at Parkgate Shopping... More
    Opened 6 February 2015
  • Hope Valley Capacity Improvement Scheme - January 2015

    Better journeys We're planning to improve sections of railway in the Hope Valley, close to Dore & Totley station, Bamford and Hathersage. Our plans will allow passenger services to overtake slower moving freight and stopping passenger trains. This will deliver better journeys on... More
    Opened 21 January 2015
  • Manchester Piccadilly and Oxford Road rail improvement scheme

    We’re investing over £1bn to deliver faster, more frequent services across the north. The Northern Hub is part of this programme and has several key packages of work, two of which include: ... More
    Opened 12 September 2014
  • Werrington Junction Rail Improvement Scheme

    Plans to provide more passenger services on the East Coast Main Line We are developing plans to improve the East Coast Main line (ECML) by building a new structure to separate slow moving freight trains from faster, long distance passenger services at Werrington Junction, just north of... More
    Opened 16 June 2014
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