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Midland Mainline electrification

‘Common sense’ over train line

The decision to resume work to speed up the train line through Wellingborough represents the “prevailing of common sense”, according to a business leader. The government ‘paused’ the electrification of the Midland Mainline in June, but today announced the work would continue....

Train line decision ‘disrespectful’

The decision to pause the electrification of the Midland Mainline and continue with other projects represents a “blatant lack of respect” for the region, according to the Chamber’s President. Work on making the line going through the East Midlands, including Wellingborough...