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RVE 2021

4TH NOVEMBER 2021 at DERBY ARENA, PRIDE PARK, DERBY, UK

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‘345’ SET FOR MAY SERVICE DEBUT

THE FIRST Bombardier Aventra Class 345 EMU for the Elizabeth...

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KNOWLES MOVES TO HECTOR

GB RAILFREIGHT chief operating officer David Knowles is to join...

RAIL SHOULD WISE UP TO AIR QUALITY CONCERNS

Rail Freight Group Air quality is never far from the press at...

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A DIGEST OF THE MAIN CHANGES ON NETWORK RAIL, LONDON UNDERGROUND...

CARLISLE ROOF RENEWAL WORK CONTINUES

WORK CONTINUES at Carlisle station as Network Rail and its contractors...

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WHY CAN’T A TRAIN BE MORE LIKE A TRAM? PART 2 – TRAM-TRAIN, ARE YOU SURE YOU REALLY WANT TO DO THIS?

Ian Walmsley

Pan Up Anyone with a professional interest in public...

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Alan Williams

Full marks to Network Rail Chief Executive Mark Carne for publicly...

SOUTH WESTERN A SECOND MASS EXTINCTION EVENT

ROGER FORD

Anyone surprised at First-MTR’s slash and burn rolling stock...

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ALSTOM BUSY IN NORTH WEST

ALSTOM IS preparing to ratchet up its activities in the North...

CROXLEY LINK FUNDING SHORTFALL

Tony Miles

THE METROPOLITAN Line extension from Croxley to Watford Junction...

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