Tales from a lost civilisation

Those who fail to learn from the past are condemned to repeat it. The Key Train Requirements document is being updated; the new edition will celebrate 10 years of such repetition

As I reviewed the new edition of the Rail Delivery Group’s Key Train Requirements document my life flashed before my eyes. Well, not so much flashed as dawdled, as 165 pages tends more to close my eyes these days. But there it all is, years of good and bad (well, mostly bad) experience of buying trains.

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