Winchburgh Rail Station
An update on the Winchburgh Rail Station project to West Lothian Council's Executive Committee highlighted that further progress had been made and that the new Rail Station is on track.
The Council Executive noted that Winchburgh Developments Ltd has appointed Mott MacDonald as rail designers, who are now liaising with Network Rail on the scope and timing of works to deliver a rail station at Winchburgh for service commencement in December 2018.
Executive councillor for development and transport Cathy Muldoon commented: "It is really good news that the delivery of a rail station at Winchburgh has been agreed by all of the parties involved and that It is expected that rail services will start in December 2018.
"The rail link will be a fantastic asset for the Winchburgh allowing local people to connect with employment opportunities and leisure activities."