Friday, 11 September 2020

'Restoring Your Railway' - Successful Bids Announced

Following submissions for the 'Restoring Your Railway Scheme', the following bids have been successful

The Department for Transport has invited MPs, local councils and community groups across England and Wales to propose how they could use funding to reinstate axed local services and restore closed stations.

This funding is split into 3 categories to ensure support is offered for different projects at different phases of development. The 3 categories are:
the Ideas Fund, early stage ideas to restore rail services (other than rail station creation or restoration)
advanced proposals, to increase development of a previously submitted rail proposals
proposals for new or restored rail stations

To see a full list of all applications submitted, click here