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SOUTH WESTERN A SECOND MASS EXTINCTION EVENT

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Anyone surprised at First-MTR’s slash and burn rolling stock...

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ELECTRIFICATION OUTLOOK BLEAK

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Extension of wires has been filed under ‘too difficult’ ...

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HS2 train procurement starts

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Bin the computer graphics – now it gets serious ...

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ECML ELECTRIFICATION MANAGING FOR THE LONG TERM

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With more intensive services coming to the East Coast main line,...

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HS2 TRAIN PROCUREMENT MANUFACTURERS STAKE THEIR CLAIMS

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They may be multinationals but national stereotyping still rules...

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WEST COAST PARTNERSHIP PROSPECTUS ISSUED

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Choose your international partners for the Strictly Come Franchising...

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CAPTAIN DELTIC’S TRACTION & ROLLING STOCK ROUND UP

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On test: unit No 800004 at Reading on 4 October 2016. Chris Wilson...

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IEP: DATE SET FOR GWR SERVICE DEBUT

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’Autumn’ means October Informed Sources December’s...

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A CRUCIAL YEAR AHEAD

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Seven areas to watch in 2017 Informed Sources ...

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EXPORTERS NEED POLITICAL SUPPORT IN THE HOME MARKET

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Time to get mandatory UK content into the Potemkin train factories...

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The brainchild of Institution of Railway Operators luminary and now West Dorset MP Chris Loder, the Golden Whistles event was founded in 2010 to promote best practice and celebrate excellence in railway operations.

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