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Highways England's destructive plans for railway bridges and tunnels
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Highways England's destructive plans for railway bridges and tunnels
Highways England's destructive plans for railway bridges and tunnels

In the UK 134 railway bridges and tunnels are currently earmarked for demolition or infilling.
An initial appraisal however has revealed that 19 structures (14%) are already proposed for reuse, 22 (17%) have identified potential for future reuse, 54 (40%) have no obstructions to reuse and 39 (29%) have no realistic value.
A campaign to prevent Highways England taking a wrecking ball to England's great railway heritage has been launched. The issue has been taken up by Historic England, The Victorian Society and SAVE Britain’s Heritage, whilst several MPs are lobbying the Department for Transport on behalf of constituents.

A petition launched by the HRE Group, coordinating the campaign, has already collected more than 12,000 signatures
 You can also sign at change.org