Rail lines closed for upgrade

Railway lines through Reading are closing today until Tuesday. It's to allow completion of the first stage of the £900m upgrade of the station.

View all 6 updates ›

Station closed for £900m upgrade

As thousands head off for the Easter weekend, commuters who travel through Reading are being warned of disruption as the station is closed due to £900m upgrade.

There are no direct services from Swindon, Oxford and Newbury to London. Trains from Bournemouth and Southampton to the north will also be affected. Here's our Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse.

More top news