The railway line through Petersfield is closed from Saturday 12 February for a week.

It means disruption for commuters, leisure travellers and students.

Shine Radio’s Alistair Crawford has researched what it means and how you can avoid the worst of the disruption. He’s speaking to Stephen Martin.

More information

Network Rail has published information at


Major project set to transform the railway from Woking to Portsmouth Harbour.
Railway engineers maintain the line. Picture: Network Rail