A £39.8m project to rebuild the line between Folkestone and Dover will be completed this autumn, Network Rail has confirmed.
Year One pupils from Sandwich Infant School were taken on an end of year treat on the railway by Southeastern.
The great British seaside is the place to be when it’s hot and Margate has become the seaside town of first resort with new figures showing a huge 50 per cent leap in train passengers heading there.
As part of its £40 billion Railway Upgrade Plan to provide a bigger, better and more reliable railway for passengers, engineers from Network Rail and its contractors were out at locations across the Southeastern network over all four days of the Easter Bank Holiday – most notably between Swanley and Faversham, around London Bridge and at Abbey Wood.
We're running extra services to the Virgin Money London Marathon start lines at Greenwich, Maze Hill and Blackheath on Sunday 24 April.
A severely damaged stretch of railway near Dover will need to be completely replaced with a new viaduct before trains can run again.
Swanley Oyster extensionCommuters can now use Oyster and Contactless Payment Cards to pay for travel between Swanley and London on Southeastern and Thameslink services.