Tag: Portishead Line

  • WECA Strategic Rail Investment Plan

    WECA Strategic Rail Investment Plan

    WECA approved their 10 year delivery plan for Strategic Rail Investment at a meeting on 4th December 2020.

  • GRIPping News!

    GRIPping News!

    The Network Rail project project development process GRIP is being replaced by an improved process called PACE, according to Rail Magazine.

  • Parson Street – the stop for Ashton Gate Stadium

    Parson Street – the stop for Ashton Gate Stadium

    New signage appeared at Parson Street in November 2019 to illustrate the route from Parson Street to Ashton Gate Stadium for football and rugby fans. As the sign informs, the walk takes only 18 minutes. Friends of Parson Street Railway Station (FoPSRS) have been instrumental in working with Bristol Sport to promote Parson Street as…

  • “Nationally significant” rail scheme on track for Portishead

    “Nationally significant” rail scheme on track for Portishead

    Getting the train to Bristol is another step closer for people in Portishead. The application for a Development Consent Order for the £116m MetroWest phase 1 scheme is being submitted to the Planning Inspectorate by North Somerset Council along with a formal letter of support from West of England Mayor Tim Bowles. The DCO application…

  • JLTP4 – our response

    JLTP4 – our response

    FoSBR has made a detailed response to the Draft Joint Local transport Plan 4 (JLTP4). We are pleased to support the objectives at Section 3 of JLTP4 to: Support sustainable and inclusive economic growth Enable equality and improve accessibility Address poor air quality and take action against climate change Contribute to better health, wellbeing, safety…