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Leicester Midland

Station code: LEI National Rail
Where: English East Midlands, England
Opened on the Midland Counties Railway.

News items

07/05/2023Petition aims to halt revived Ivanhoe Line [LeicestershireLive]
23/11/2022Railway bridge repaired to reconnect Leicester and Peterborough [Network Rail]
03/11/2022Work begins to electrify the next phase of the Midland Main Line between London and Leicester [Network Rail]
31/07/2019Hitachi wins £400m contract to boost factory in County Durham [Chronicle]
03/09/2017Mind the Gap: New bridge links two heritage rail lines [BBC News]
27/10/2016Great Central Railway: Design chosen for £18m museum [BBC News]
02/08/2016Barrow upon Soar bridge collapse causes rail chaos [BBC News]
12/02/2016Mind the Gap: Great Central Railway to be joined after 40 years [BBC News]
29/11/2014World class railway museum could come to Leicester if fresh £10m lottery bid succeeds [Leicester Mercury]
27/11/2013Great Central Railway submits £10 million lottery bid for new Leicester museum [Leicester Mercury]


The Midland Counties Railway