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Baldock for Alstom signalling role

ALSTOM HAS appointed Jason Baldock as Signalling Systems & Infrastructure...

EDINBURGH DEAL FOR SIEMENS

SIEMENS MOBILITY has been awarded a contract covering electrification,...

RVE MEET THE BUYER 2020

AS WE start to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis and try to get...

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The Staycation Express

Rail Charter Services’ tourist operation between Skipton and Appleby...

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SIX PROGRAMMES ON NR’S PROJECT SPEED SHORTLIST

NETWORK RAIL has identified six programmes where it is aiming...

SEPTEMBER SERVICE STEP-UP

A FURTHER post-Covid restoration of services is planned for September....

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Hitachi’s landmark moment

JIM BREWIN

As it reaches the end of the Intercity Express Programme...

JIM BREWIN
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AMBITION FOR FULL TRANS-PENNINE ELECTRIFICATION

Scope of Manchester to Leeds upgrade to be confirmed early next...

NORTH DOWNS BOOST AS FIRST GWR ‘769’ ARRIVES

PS/Tony Miles

THREE MORE CASTLE 2+4 HSTs ALSO ON THE WAY THE FIRST of...

PS/Tony Miles

EAST COAST DIGITAL PLAN SET OUT

Tony Miles

NETWORK RAIL has informed all affected operators that agreement...

Tony Miles

NEW WMT FLEETS PROGRESS

‘196’ TESTING BEGINS AS ‘730’ HEADS FOR VELÍM RECENT...

SUCCESSFUL BIOLPG TRIAL ON CLASS 73

BRISTOL-BASED ENERGY technology company G-volution has successfully...

Jackson joins Rail Forum

KAREN JACKSON has joined Rail Forum Midlands as Programme Delivery...

Major delays to Core Valley Lines transformation

Rhodri Clark

DELAYS TO the Core Valley Lines (CVL) modernisation are expected...

Rhodri Clark

Women in Rail awards ceremony cancelled

THE WOMEN in Rail Awards 2020 ceremony has been cancelled as...

Bathtub curves calculated

ROGER FORD

Hitachi’s Class 385 is a model of reliability growth...

ROGER FORD

STOBART GROUP SELLS FOR A PEPPERCORN

STOBART GROUP plc is getting out of the rail infrastructure business,...

COVID FRANCHISE COSTS REVEALED

THE DEPARTMENT for Transport paid £2.28 billion to train operators...

Clear the decks for action

Paleo-privatisation, the original 1992 version, had a simple financial structure...

Between the Lines: September 2020

Chris Stokes

Until March, at around 07.30 on any weekday morning, London-bound platforms...

Chris Stokes

Further Covid light rail support

THE GOVERNMENT has confirmed a further package of support for...

Europe View: September 2020

Keith Fender

Welcome to Europe View September 2020...

Keith Fender

HS2 Trains of the Future Supplement

Modern Railways Editor Philip Sherratt explains the significance of the biggest rolling stock contract in a generation

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Modern Railways August 2020

Welcome to Modern Railways August 2020

‘Informed Sources’ Laws 2020

ROGER FORD

Here’s your handy guide, plus some background...

ROGER FORD
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HS2: Setting the high-speed standard

PHILIP SHERRATT

Modern Railways Editor Philip Sherratt outlines the high-speed pedigree...

PHILIP SHERRATT
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Great Western: Dawlish defences move forward

PHILIP SHERRATT

WITH THE FIRST PHASE OF COASTAL RESILIENCE WORK NEARLY COMPLETE...

PHILIP SHERRATT
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LOOKING TO A DIGITAL FUTURE

Digital railway was the focus of RIA’s latest Unlocking Innovation event...

Who runs the railway 2020?

ROGER FORD

Two-thirds of TOCs run by railway lifers...

ROGER FORD