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WMR makes key appointments

WEST MIDLANDS Rail, the consortium that will oversee services...

HIGHLAND OIL REGAINED

Back on rail: No 56302 and a load of 12 TTA tanks leaving Grangemouth...

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SWT MEETS ITS WATERLOO

Railtalk Preparing for the blockade: new approach tracks...

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OBITUARY KEN HARRIS

KEN HARRIS, editor of Jane’s World Railways, has died. In a...

GO ANYWHERE MACHINE

Infrastructure News Star of the show: at the Rail Live...

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RAIL EVOLUTION

SHOWCASING THE UK’S RAIL CONSULTANCY PROJECTS FOR 2017 AND...

CLASS 345 MAKES PASSENGER DEBUT

Crossrail debut: the first passenger-carrying Class 345, No 345005,...

WIRRAL LINE WORKS COMPLETED

Job done: men at work in the Wirral tunnel. A SIX-MONTH programme...

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DEPOTS WORKING SMART TO ACHIEVE WHOLE-LIFE PROFITABILITY

SIMON BAYNES CLARKE

Finance, sustainability, technology, productivity, collaboration...

SIMON BAYNES CLARKE

THREE VYING FOR WEST COAST PARTNERSHIP

THREE COMPANIES have been shortlisted by the Department for Transport...

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