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Platform extensions project enters key phase
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A nine-day closure of the Cotswold Line between Moreton-in-Marsh and Worcester during work to lengthen station platforms began on Saturday, November 17.
Railfuture event looks at rail's role in Thames Valley development
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Railway campaign group Railfuture is holding a conference for rail users next month in Reading, on the theme of Rail Driving Growth in the Thames Valley.
Platform extension work gathers pace
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Moreton-in-Marsh station's first platform extension has taken shape in just over a week.
Moreton-in-Marsh waiting room takes shape
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CLPG officers and Moreton-in-Marsh's county councillor Nigel Moor have got an update on the construction of a new waiting room at the town's station.
Work to extend station platform begins
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Work to extend platforms at stations along the Cotswold Line is now under way, with contractors beginning work at Kingham station in West Oxfordshire.
Condition of disused platform at Hanborough assessed
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As part of a study to assess requirements for a second platform to be provided at Hanborough station, vegetation has been cleared around the disused platform on the south side of the trackbed.
Cotswold Line test run for converted Underground train
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The first production version of the Class 230 diesel train developed by Long Marston-based Vivrail made its debut on the rail network on the Cotswold Line on Monday, September 17.
New waiting room on way for Moreton-in-Marsh station
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Work to provide a new waiting room at Moreton-in-Marsh station is now under way. Contractors have demolished the exisitng 1960s structure on platform 2 paving the way for a new £400,000 building.
CLPG 40th Anniversary Party in pictures
As part of a series of events during 2018 to mark the 40th Anniversary of the founding of the Cotswold Line Promotion Group in 1978, a party was held at the St Ecgwin's Club in Evesham on Saturday, September 8, for members, the group's station…
Class 50s make Cotswold Line comeback on charter train
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A visit by two preserved Class 50 diesel locomotives, which were regular performers on Cotswold Line express trains during the 1980s, provided an added bonus for those attending the CLPG's 40th Anniversary Party,