Posted 26 months ago

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - RBF Update


Request from RBF Chairman, Tim Shoveller



Press release - read HERE



Message from RBF Chairman, Tim Shoveller



Sharing the message from Network Rail who are looking for various ex railway workers to help keep Britain moving during Covid-19. A difficult time for many so if you know any ex Signallers, Crossing Keepers, Roster Clerks, Mobile Operations Managers or Electrical Control Operators please make them aware and contact



RBF Response to Covid-19



We would like to advise you of the steps we are taking to ensure that we can continue to operate and support our beneficiaries during this time of difficulty across the Nation.

Our phone lines will be open between 10am and 3pm each day. You are advised to email where possible

We are here to support the Railway Family and will process any applications in the shortest time-frame available. If you experience any delay, we apologise sincerely and ask that you understand we are doing the absolute best we can for you in testing circumstances. We will be minimising any unnecessary travel to reduce any risk to our team and following the latest government guidance.  

Our phone 0345 241 2885 is operating between 10am to 3pm and email monitored between 9am to 4pm during the working week – please email if you are experiencing any difficulties getting in touch.


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