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EWR seeks partners

Infrastructure News THE EAST West Railway Company (EWR...

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HOWDON DEPOT OPERATIONAL

Moving Wheels THE TEMPORARY Tyne and Wear Metro depot...

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NEW RELIABILIT Y MEASURE COMING

ROGER FORD

Informed Sources ‘701D’ to replace TINs as there’s a new...

ROGER FORD
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RAIL FARE RISE PLANNED FOR MARCH

News Front ON 16 December, the UK Government announced...

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Four operators receive further PRM dispensations

News Front DISPENSATIONS AGAINST Persons with Reduced...

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Coke Ovens Junction revived

SOMETIMES HISTORY really can repeat itself. A replica sign has...

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Irish Rail appoints LH Group

In Business IRISH RAIL has awarded LH Group Services...

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Railhead contamination caused crossing incident

News Front CONTAMINATION OF the railhead and a vulnerable...

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Developing a whole railway approach

HELEN WATERS, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR AT STEER GROUP, OUTLINES THE...

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Alan Williams

Ever since I forsook the leafy glades of the Surrey Hills at...

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It is an exciting time for Rail in the Midlands, with new franchises in place for both the East and West Midlands and new rolling stock on order, combined with infrastructure developments taking place across the region.

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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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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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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.

RVE 2021

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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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