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IMPROVING OPERATIONAL COMPETENCE

Rail in the Wales and the West conference A CLARION...

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Euston: protestors and platforms

High Speed 2 Dan Harvey High Speed 2 has had a presence...

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IMPROVEMENTS AT SOUTHAMPTON

Infrastructure NewsWORK ACCOMMODATES 775-METRE FREIGHT TRAINS...

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‘745s’ withdrawn due to ice accumulation

Moving Wheels GREATER ANGLIA withdrew its Stadler-built...

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DfT funds Northumberland line preparatory works

News Front THE GOVERNMENT has allocated a further £34...

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‘769’ ENTERS THE FRAY

ROGER FORD

Informed SourcesTfW Flex unit makes a creditable debut in New...

ROGER FORD
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‘S’ stock overhaul underway

Moving Wheels LONDON UNDERGROUND’S ‘S’ stock fleet...

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CARDIFF OPEN ACCESS BID REJECTED

News Front THE OFFICE of Rail and Road has rejected...

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HST HINDSIGHT

HINDSIGHT IS a wonderful thing, and it is often easy to be wise...

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TfW Rail takes over Wales and Borders operation

News Front ON 7 February, Transport for Wales Rail Ltd...

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It is an exciting time for Rail in the Midlands, with new franchises in place for both the East and West Midlands and new rolling stock on order, combined with infrastructure developments taking place across the region.

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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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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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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.

RVE 2021

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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.

Sponsored by Houghton International.

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