Key messages from Network Rail

  • At present the trains are still running (although this may be at different times to usual so never presume you know when the next train will pass)
  • It is against the law to trespass on the railway and can result in a fine of £1000
  • The Electricity is ALWAYS switched on around the railway
  • Always Stop, Look and Listen before using a Level Crossing

The link to a hard hitting anti-trespass campaign is  (please note this is suitable for children aged over 11 years old).

You can also access educational resources:

Additional information – contact the Network Rail national helpline