State-owned company that manages rail infrastructure in Great Britain
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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.
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Wolverhampton pub The Pendulum loses licence for lockdown servingLetting the licence holder continue would be like "leaving Ronnie Biggs in charge of Network Rail".
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Network Rail probe over Northern and TransPennine routesThe rail regulator says Network Rail's performance was not good enough in the north and central England.
Upgrading existing railways instead of building HS2 would cause 'absurd disruption' for passengers, Network Rail chief warnsBritain could effectively be left without a functioning intercity rail service at weekends for 15 years
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London Euston: Commuters face chaos after boy falls from bridgeNetwork Rail warns disruption at London Euston will last until the end of the day.
UK travel: West Coast Mainline closed due to flooding between England and Scotland, says Network RailThe West Coast Mainline has been closed due to flooding on the tracks between England and Scotland after heavy rain, according to Network Rail.
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
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.
UK weather forecast: Hottest day of year as 35C temperatures spark emergency warnings and fears for homeless peopleCouncils urged to protect rough sleepers from sunstroke, as Network Rail warns passengers heat could push track temperatures above 50C