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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Where is the future railway, lecture, 8 January, Reading Details...

BUSY BIRMINGHAM SCENE

Terry Callaghan Rails to tarmac: groundwork for a new tarmac...

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SHEILA EVOLUTION

FRANCHISE EFFICIENCIES WITH NO CAPITAL COSTS Train operating...

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New Midlands ops directors

EAST MIDLANDS Railway’s Operations Director Darren Ward is...

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THE NORTHERN LIGHTS

Philip Sherratt Assistant Editor

There is something special about long journeys on our great main...

Philip Sherratt Assistant Editor
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EUROSTAR CELEBRATES ITS SILVER JUBILEE

KEITH FENDER took a trip to Paris with Eurostar MD MIKE COOPER...

Between the Lines

Chris Stokes

Network Rail is to be very much applauded for its policy of open...

Chris Stokes
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HIGH WYCOMBE BRUNEL SHED SAVED

A piece of history: that forlorn-looking building on the left...

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AZUMA IN COLLISION WITH HST

TWO LNER trains collided outside Neville Hill depot in Leeds...

FIRSTGROUP STILL COMMITTED TO SWR

Tony Miles

FIRST RAIL Managing Director Steve Montgomery has told Modern...

Tony Miles

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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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