Druid Street train works

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Sunday 28 July 2013 11.37pm
Does anyone know when they will be finished working on the train tracks above Druid Street? The last notice I received didn't mention them working today. They not only woke me up first thing this morning, but are now also keeping me awake tonight.
Monday 29 July 2013 6.48pm
I agree, it's been a miserable few weeks in terms of noise - particularly the night drilling (and the teams shouting and swearing at each other). I threw my letter away after the supposed 'expected big noise' weekend a couple of weeks ago, but I don't remember reading that it would go on this long. Can I recommend silicon ear plugs - don't drown it out completely but enough to sleep usually.
Friday 16 August 2013 12.36pm
I also agree. This has been going on for long enough now. Not did I not recieve any advance warning about these works but it has runied our entire summer as we have not been able to have our windows and doors open. Has anyone complained to Network Rail?
Friday 16 August 2013 12.56pm
Unfortunately I chucked my letter away (the one that said we'd experience unavoidable noise in July) - if anybody has the details of who to contact in NR Customer Services I'd be grateful if you could post it. It's not just the noise of the drilling that is infuriating (through the night), but the teams shouting and swearing at each other and passers by!
Monday 19 August 2013 12.38am
OMG make them stop! Sunday night again...
Monday 19 August 2013 9.06pm
Not sure if it's the same letter but I have a letter from Network Rail forewarning me of works (and the noise) to the bridge over Crucifix Lane this Bank holiday weekend. Work will take place round the clock from 5am Sat 24th Aug until 5am Wed 28th Aug.

The letter is from Michelle Tyrer, Interface Scheme Project Manager, Thameslink.
Her email is michelle.tyrer@networkrail.co.uk.

Otherwise, the general address and phone number in the letter header is:

Structures Strengthening
Thameslink
James Forbes House
27 Great Suffolk Street
London Se1 0NS

0845 114141

Hope this helps. And may peace and tranquility return to our area soon!
Tuesday 20 August 2013 12.56pm
Groan - was until midnight on sunday. Really annoying!
Thursday 22 August 2013 10.44am
Thanks BeeLee; I think the problem is I'm between Enid St Bridge and the Crucifix Lane one :(
On the plus side I'm away on holiday this week! What's the betting it carries on for an extra month though ...

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