CRL - Community Rail Lancashire

Great North Rail Project Week 8

Historic milestone means Lancashire passengers are a step closer to a better railway.

Specialist rail-mounted vehicles used by engineers to install new wiring

The railway between Preston and Blackpool has been connected to the West coast main line by overhead wires for the first time in history.

Read the full Week 8 Update by clicking this link Preston to Blackpool GNRP 5 January 2018

A view across the new track layout into Blackpool North station