Network Rail will tell rail operators that they can soon sell tickets for journeys through Dawlish from the 17th of April onwards.
It comes after yesterday's announcement that Network Rail is aiming to reopen the track ahead of schedule.
On ITV West Country Tonight we'll be showing you behind the scenes at Dawlish, at what's being described as Ground Zero.
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Network Rail says the track connecting Cornwall and much of Devon with the rest of the UK will be ready from 17th April, if not sooner