From next year services from Oxford to Bletchley and Milton Keynes Central will be reintroduced. The railway line between Oxford and Bedford via Bicester Town and Bletchley will also be electrified. But the plans are wrapped with a warning.
From 2024 the West Coast main line - as Britain's busiest and most economically vital rail artery - will be full with no more space to accommodate the expected growth in demand.
Network Rail believe HS2 would solve the capacity crunch set to face passengers and businesses on the line.
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Fresher temperatures this week with rain at times.
Cambridge diver Daniel Goodfellow, a TeamGB Olympian, is encouraging people to get involved in 'the nation's biggest sports day'
It's going to feel fresher today although generally dry with sunny spells- just the chance of an isolated shower. Highs of 22 deg C.