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Modern Railways December 2020

Welcome to Modern Railways December 2020

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Towards Deutschland Takt

KEITH FENDER outlines plans for a regular interval timetable...

Alan Williams November 2020

ALAN WILLIAMS

Way back in the mists of time, when people still referred to Wales...

ALAN WILLIAMS

Informed Sources: Six-monthly progress report

ROGER FORD

New Train TIN-watch takes a longer-term view...

ROGER FORD

Railtalk November 2020: No star to guide

Railtalk In the age of coronavirus, charts are all the...

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SIGN UP FOR RAIL WELLBEING LIVE!

A pioneering online initiative aims to improve mental and physical health...

Trackwatch November 2020

Martyn Brailsford

A digest of the main changes on Network Rail, London Underground...

Martyn Brailsford

Informed Sources: Constraints needed for accident investigation closures

ROGER FORD

Welcome to Informed Sources November 2020...

ROGER FORD
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VIVARAIL LEADS THE BATTERY CHARGE

PHILIP SHERRATT

Battery technology could allow existing DMUs to go emission-free...

PHILIP SHERRATT

Europe View November 2020

Keith Fender

Welcome to Europe View November 2020...

Keith Fender
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The way through the woods: Part 1

Ian Walmsley

Sunny delight...

Ian Walmsley
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Scotland in Focus: Highlands prepare for 2020s

James Abbott

A programme of continuous improvement...

James Abbott
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Britain’s driverless future

Railways must embrace automation, but successful deployment of driverless vehicles...

Between the Lines November 2020

Chris Stokes

The Government has around six months before the first...

Chris Stokes

Informed Sources: TOCs' Erma Challenge

ROGER FORD

Hold 'em, fold 'em or walk away?...

ROGER FORD
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Scotland in Focus: First active travel ‘153’ unveiled

The first of Scotland's converted carriages...

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DECEMBER CHANGES MUTED BY COVID

There are some timetable improvements coming in December 2020...

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Celebrating diversity

Women in Rail Awards winners announced as Big Rail Diversity Challenge...

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Modern Railways November 2020

Welcome to Modern Railways November 2020

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The way through the woods: Part 2

Ian Walmsley

Didn’t Network Rail used to do railways?...

Ian Walmsley
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Scotland in Focus: Subway modernisation advances

New trains for Glasgow's underground on test...

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Scotland in Focus: Scotland plots its rail recovery

PHILIP SHERRATT

In the post-pandemic world...

PHILIP SHERRATT

Fourth Friday Club events go online

In response to the continuing uncertainty created by the Covid-19 pandemic, we regret that Modern Railways Fourth Friday Club events will not be held in person before next spring.

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FAREWELL TO ‘THE JOLLY FISHERMAN’

With East Midlands Railway set to withdraw its HSTs next May...

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ORION TARGETS FAST FREIGHT

James Abbott

The logistics start-up intends to broaden the horizons of rail freight...

James Abbott

Europe View - October 2020

Keith Fender

Welcome to Europe View October 2020...

Keith Fender

Alan Williams - October 2020

Here we go again! Persistent rumours and kite-flying in the media...

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Covid-19’s rail legacy

Ian Walmsley

The Covid recession is with us...

Ian Walmsley

Railtalk: How do we build back better?

Welcome to Railtalk October 2020...

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THE RAILWAY INDUSTRY INNOVATION AWARDS 2020

Later in the year than planned due to Covid, a preview of entries...