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RAILWAY STRUCTURES AT RISK

Infrastructure News CAMPAIGNERS HAVE highlighted the...

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Scottish hydrogen ‘314’ plan confirmed

Moving Wheels ARCOLA ENERGY has been appointed to lead...

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In the bleak midwinter

Welcome As I started back at work in January, it felt...

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OBITUARIES

People Brian ScottBRIAN SCOTT OBE, perhaps best known...

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Network extension ambitions for North East

News Front INVESTMENT IN the East Coast main line and...

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The punster returns

Blood and Custard HE’S BACK! Readers may recall that...

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French tie-up for Senceive

In Business FRENCH RAIL infrastructure operator SNCF...

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DLR TO THAMESMEAD STUDIED

News Front £1 MILLION has been allocated towards further...

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MEET THE EDITORIAL TEAM

Contents Philip Sherratt EditorA lifelong railway enthusiast,...

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Between the Lines

Chris Stokes

In October, the Department for Transport (DfT) Directors General...

Chris Stokes
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MML ELECTRICS SET FOR MAY

News FrontPLAN TO EXTEND WIRES TO MARKET HARBOROUGH ...

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TEIGNMOUTH RESILIENCE PLANS REVIEWED

Network Rail is responding to consultation feedback on its proposal...

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Calvert receives HS2 freight

Rail Freight THE FIRST freight train arrived at HS2’s...

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‘387s’ TAKE OVER ON HEATHROW EXPRESS

Moving Wheels CLASS 387s took over operation of Heathrow...

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PORTWAY PROGRESS

Infrastructure News WORK ON the new £3.5 million Portway...

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‘483s’ bow out as Island line closure begins

Moving Wheels COVID TRAVEL restrictions meant Class...

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Modern Railways February 2021

Welcome to Modern Railways February 2021

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WMT WITHDRAWS ‘153s’

Moving Wheels WEST MIDLANDS Railway has withdrawn its...

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Minister: ‘we are very committed to electrification’

Midland main line wires: soon after passing Kettering South Junction...

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Trunks gone in 10 seconds

Mega Chipper V2: contractor QTS Group has unveiled a re-engineered...

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STAYCATION EXPRESS SUCCESS

Rail in the North of England conference THE DAILY charter...

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CROSSCOUNTRY UPS HST USAGE

Moving Wheels CROSSCOUNTRY HAS increased daily usage...

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DISTRICT BRANCHES CUT FROM 4LM

SUB-SURFACE RESIGNALLING DESCOPED Legacy signalling...

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Neville Hill collision report highlights interface issues

Informed Sources Roger Ford

Damage: the front ends of the Azuma and the HST power car involved...

Informed Sources Roger Ford
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Trackwatch

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

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OPERATORS TARGET 75% PASSENGER RETURN

TRAIN OPERATORS have suggested they hope to win back around 75%...

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Forum

We welcome letters for ‘Forum’. Please send them, ideally...

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New chief for BTP

People THE BRITISH Transport Police Authority (BTPA)...

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Far North line clarification

THE FRIENDS of the Far North Line have asked us to clarify the...

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DON’T MENTION THE OLR

SEVERAL FRANCHISES have been replaced under the Operator of Last...