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RVE 2021

4TH NOVEMBER 2021 at DERBY ARENA, PRIDE PARK, DERBY, UK

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INTRODUCING AZUMA

LNER’S introduction of its new Hitachi-built Azuma trains has...

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Nova Trains for TransPennine Express and Academic Support for...

Culture still dogs Safety Critical Communications

ROGER FORD

After 15 years safety remains at risk In 2003 the Rail...

ROGER FORD

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Keith Fender

EUROPE BOMBARDIER TO SELL RAIL BUSINESS TO ALSTOM On 17 February...

Keith Fender

APPROVAL FOR EASTSIDE METRO EXTENSION

PLANNING APPROVAL has been granted for the 1.7km Eastside extension...

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Bodysnatchers, Gronks, and Bones

Ian Walmsley

Is it only me that has trouble remembering the new class numbers?...

Ian Walmsley
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EMR SET FOR CASCADED HSTs

THE FIRST of nine ex-LNER HSTs was expected to enter service...

KEY LANDMARKS FOR EAST WEST RAIL

TWAO in west, route confirmation in east EAST WEST Rail...

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Nothing to do with us, guv

ANDY McDONALD (MIDDLESBROUGH): To ask the Secretary of State...

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Bescot depot for WMT Aventras

WEST MIDLANDS Trains plans to build a new depot on the site of...

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