Sir Terry Morgan has resigned as chairman of HS2 Ltd and Crossrail Ltd, the Department for Transport (DfT) said.
The chairman of the HS2 rail project has said he expects to be sacked within days – just months after his appointment.
Two train manufacturers targeting a contract for the HS2 line have pledged to build on their success in Italy.
There will be no unplanned delays due to HS2 track problems, the company building the high speed railway has claimed.
Archaeologists are investigating 10,000 years of British history along the line of the new High Speed rail route in what they say is Europe’s largest dig.
The designs for two HS2 stations in Birmingham and Solihull have been unveiled.
Work being carried out as part of a £55 billion rail project has been delayed – because leaflets ended up 500 miles away in Aberdeen.
Bosses of a £55 billion rail project have apologised after a blunder meant residents in Aberdeen were warned to expect noisy work – taking place 500 miles away.
An ancient, sub-tropical coastline dating back 56 million years has been found in west London by engineers working on the new high speed rail line.
Fears that the North-east economy will suffer a huge blow due to a major rail development have been disputed by a UK Government minister.