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Shock: the monarch is a woman

CASUAL MISOGYNISM, 1950s style: our thanks to reader Barry Jones...

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GBRf PROMOTES DAY

GB RAILFREIGHT has appointed Liam Day as its Commercial Director....

NOTTINGHAM TRAM EXTENSIONS CONSIDERED

NOTTINGHAM CITY Council is progressing plans to extend the Nottingham...

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COLLABORATION IS THE KEY

When an extended dwell in Goring & Streatley can cause a delay...

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TRACSIS ACQUIRES IBLOCKS

SOFTWARE PROVIDER Tracsis has acquired rail software and technology...

CROSSCOUNTRY CAPACITY BOOST

CROSSCOUNTRY IS to increase capacity on its services, starting...

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CORE VALLEY LINES MODERNISATION

Rhodri Clark

The Core Valley Lines are transferring to the Welsh Government....

Rhodri Clark
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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

In light of the Coronavirus outbreak the events listed below...

GATEWAY HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT

Rail Freight Group The rail freight industry knows how...

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Grand Central prepares for Blackpool launch

Fresh livery: ex-works No 90026 is hauled through Barrow-upon-Trent...

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Now established as an annual fixture, the Northern Rail Conference celebrates progress in the modernisation and improvement of the railways of the North of England.

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Founded in 1998, the Awards are the annual event at which everybody keen on seeing innovation in the railway sector meets up to discuss and celebrate the brightest ideas in the industry.

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RVE is the original UK show specifically focused on Rail Vehicles and Enhancements.

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The Golden Spanners is an annual event at which all those interested in railway rolling stock meet to discuss best practice and celebrate excellence in train maintenance.

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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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