• Just Over One Week Until 16-day Closure of Major Junction on the West Coast Main Line

    10 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Next Saturday a major junction on the West Coast main line will close for 16 days for vital engineering work in Warrington, train passengers were warned today.
    Between 20 July and 4 August, Network Rail will be upgrading track, cabling, overhead lines and signalling on the busy Acton Grange junction, which is used by more than 260 trains every day.
    Acton Grange is a key section of the West Coast main line between Crewe and Preston.
    While the £27 million Great North Rail Project scheme takes place, many train services will be diverted via alternative routes.
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