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WATFORD DC GOES QUARTER-HOURLY ALL DAY

QUARTER-HOURLY SERVICES were introduced throughout the day on...

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A big thank you

It’s nearly time for the final journey of Virgin Trains on...

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’96 stock on the Bakerloo

EAGLE-EYED CINEMA goers watching The Good Liar will have copped...

NORTHERN HITS BACK AT OLR PLAN

Tony Miles

News Front Proposals requested for short-term award as operator...

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The passenger view

ANTHONY SMITH

Transport Focus Chief Executive ANTHONY SMITH reflects on the...

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HOW CAN WE ACCELERATE RAIL FREIGHT’S BENEFITS?

The benefits of switching traffic from road to rail are well...

Southeastern launches new Operations Control System

ROGER FORD

Accessible ‘single source of truth’ is key to Traffic Management...

ROGER FORD
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STILL GOING FOR A QUART IN A PINT POT

Railtalk At a recent industry gathering, we...

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BETTER IN THE MAKING

SCOTTISH RAIL CHIEFS ALEX HYNES AND BILL REEVE CHAT WITH EDITOR...

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