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HIGH-SPEED HYPOCRISY

Ian Walmsley

There are many things that wind me up – hard seats, Voyagers,...

Ian Walmsley

GW TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT CONTRACT SIGNED

NETWORK RAIL has signed a contract with Resonate for the provision...

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EAST COAST CUSTOMER SERVICE

Virgin Trains East Coast Managing Director DAVID HORNE told the...

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’156’ WSP FITMENT BY AUTUMN

FITMENT OF wheel slide protection equipment to all nine of Greater...

MANCHESTER ATTACK CLOSES VICTORIA FOR A WEEK

Tony Miles

Grande tribute: Manchester Victoria on 5 June 2017. Tony Miles...

Tony Miles
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TARTAN TRAINS ON TRACK

PHILIP SHERRATT

PHILIP SHERRATT visits Hitachi Rail’s Newton Aycliffe factory...

PHILIP SHERRATT
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ENGIE ACQUIRES ICOMERA

ENERGY FIRM Engie has acquired on-board communications specialist...

GA SHOWS OFF STADLER MOCK-UP

Articulated design: artist’s impression of Stadler inter-city...

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LIEBHERR FOR ‘717’ AIR CON

LIEBHERR-TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS is to supply air conditioning...

GBRf extends Felixstowe contract

Rail Freight Firm partners: GBRf loco No 66709 Sorrento...

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