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GRAYLING PLANS DEEPER INTEGRATION

NEW DELIVERY ORGANISATION FOR EAST WEST RAIL News Front...

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DR: DFT TAKES CHARGE

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£450 MILLION FOR DIGITAL RAILWAY V2.0 Green light...

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YORKSHIRE LEADERS FOR WiR

Women in Rail recruit: Dr Amy Pressland. DB CARGO employee...

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TEMPLE MEADS MAY NEVER BE WIRED

ELECTRIFICATION RECEDES AS NR SPINS GW DEFERRALS AS A ‘GOOD...

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FULL CONNECTIVITY AND THE ROLE OF THE INTELLIGENT TRAIN

New trains under construction: Class 387s take shape in Bombardier’s...

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Smart train collaboration

THE UNIVERSITY of Essex and LPA Connection Systems are collaborating...

Between the Lines

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Wires up here, at least: Didcot on 28 August 2016. Paul Bigland...

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BAKERLOO TO LEWISHAM BY 2029

TRANSPORT FOR London is to consult for a second time on plans...

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INTER-CAR CONNECTION SYSTEMS

Continuous improvement in inter-car connection systems was the...

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EXTRA PLATFORMS AT PICCADILLY ABANDONED?

OPERATOR CONSTERNATION AT UNCERTAIN TIMESCALES Quadrupling...

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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.

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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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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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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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