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State-owned company that manages rail infrastructure in Great Britain

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Network Rail: State-owned company that manages rail infrastructure in Great Britain
Network Rail is the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain. Network Rail is an arm's length public body of the Department for Transport with no shareholders, which reinvests its income in the railways.


Car lifted off train tracks in Stirling [Video]

Car lifted off train tracks in Stirling

Network Rail Scotland have removed a car from train tracks at Stirling Stationin Scotland. Two people were taken to hospital after a car landed on traintracks at a railway station. A Renault Clio was..

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Letting the licence holder continue would be like "leaving Ronnie Biggs in charge of Network Rail".
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Storm Dennis: Flights cancelled and Network Rail hit with delays as rough weather sweeps UK

Forecasters warn of flooding, damage and disruption for second weekend in a row
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Network Rail probe over Northern and TransPennine routes

The rail regulator says Network Rail's performance was not good enough in the north and central England.
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Upgrading existing railways instead of building HS2 would cause 'absurd disruption' for passengers, Network Rail chief warns

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Banksy's reindeer is being protected by a plastic sheet attached by wall owners Network Rail.
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London Euston: Commuters face chaos after boy falls from bridge

Network Rail warns disruption at London Euston will last until the end of the day.
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UK travel: West Coast Mainline closed due to flooding between England and Scotland, says Network Rail

The West Coast Mainline has been closed due to flooding on the tracks between England and Scotland after heavy rain, according to Network Rail.
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Rail passenger wins £28,000 after 'possibly' slipping on pigeon droppings at London station

'With millions using our stations daily, only a tiny fraction experience a mishap,' says Network Rail
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Paddington station: Commuter gets £27k for 'possible pigeon poo slip'

Figures reveal details of nearly £1m worth of compensation payouts by Network Rail over five years.
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