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INNOVATIVE INTERIORS

Extra capacity: PriestmanGoode’s Horizon concept on show. Paul...

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MANAGING IN THE MIDLANDS

PHILIP SHERRATT

In the first of an occasional series about the lives of railway...

PHILIP SHERRATT
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CHESHIRE LINES REVIVAL

Blood and Custard NORTH WEST businessman Neil McArthur has unveiled...

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KELLY FOR PERMANENT SECRETARY

BERNADETTE KELLY has been appointed as the new permanent secretary...

GBRf CONVERTS COAL HOPPERS

GB RAILFREIGHT has converted 49 former coal hoppers into wagons...

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NORTHERN SOUL, PERHAPS?

EDINBURGH PROVED too much for the man… The wags at HiTrans...

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2017 Edition OUT NOW!

THE INDISPENSABLE, HANDS_ON REVIEW AND DIRECTORY OF THE UK RAIL...

CHINESE WAGONS FOR LU

ON 22 March the world’s biggest rolling stock manufacturer,...

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‘319 FLEX’ UNITS TO BE CLASS 769

PORTERBROOK IS to deliver eight bi-mode Class 769 units, converted...

WATERLOO SUMMER WORKS IN DOUBT

PROBLEM WITH COMMISSIONING INTERNATIONAL PLATFORMS NETWORK...

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