Broadway: A May 2018 re- opening date has been announced for the new northern terminus of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway. The £1 million fundraising target had reached £ 700,000 by early August, allowing an order to be placed for the first consignment of rail.
Reading: The borough council is calling for an extra £ 2.5 million investment in the remodelled station, to handle the growth in passenger business before the end of the decade. It particularly wants additional ticket sales outlets.
Twyford: A new car park needed for Crossrail passengers will lead to the eviction of gardeners from their 100- year- old allotments. Westbury: A redundant 400ft chimney at the rail-connected cement works is to be demolished on September 18, marking the end of production at the plant after 40 years.