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Improvements to North Yorkshire's Railways Revealed


2:48pm 8th January 2013

More trains and faster journey times; those are the promises for rail commuters in North Yorkshire.

Network Rail's unveiled their plans for the next five years, which includes the electrification of the TransPennine line through Selby.

Bottlenecks on the East Coast mainline will also be removed to allow for faster journey's between York and London.

But Phil Verster from Network Rail says it's too soon to say how much quicker the journey will be.


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