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London Gateway deal for GBRf

GB RAILFREIGHT has signed a three-year contract to manage the...

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OBITUARY

RICHARD EDGLEY, who retired as Director – European Passenger...

COAL DECLINE CONTINUES

Limping on: Greenburn opencast, operated by Kier, is one of only...

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HEATHROW APPEAL REJECTED

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HS2 ROLLING STOCK PROCUREMENT LAUNCHED

ROGER FORD

The new trains will be ‘iconic’, but don’t forget ‘diversity’...

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THREE STEPS TO HEAVEN

Ian Walmsley

Class 92 is Brushed up nicely Pan Up The Class...

Ian Walmsley

CORNWALL RESIGNALLING PRESSES ON

Shorter block sections: Atkins’ new contract will permit a...

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Keith Fender

EUROPE EUROSTAR TO AMSTERDAM IN SPRING 2018 Eurostar plans...

Keith Fender
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MONEY OFF THIS BOOK!

AS AN exclusive for readers of Modern Railways, we are pleased...

SWANAGE RAILWAY CONNECTS TO WAREHAM

THE PRESERVED Swanage Railway ran its first passenger service...

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