A digest of the main changes on Network Rail, London Underground and Northern Ireland Railways infrastructure during February 2019; compiled by Martyn Brailsford of the Branch Line Society (


Lowestoft (2:8A)

The westerly connection into Lowestoft yard at 22M 77ch (which is planned to be renewed at a later stage) has currently has been taken out of use and the associated Ground Frame abolished.

Between Lea Bridge Junction and Meridian Water (2:10B) The new Lea Valley Reversible Line between Lea Bridge Junction (6M 33ch) and the future Meridian Water station has had its overhead line equipment energised at 25kV.


Between Trent South Junction and Nottingham (4:8B) Nature Reserve Bridleway at 122M 46ch has been upgraded to include Overlay Miniature Stop Lights (OMSL).

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