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Published for 50 years, Modern Railways has earned its reputation in the industry as an established and highly respected railway journal. It is essential reading for professionals in the railway industry as well as individuals with a general interest in the state and developments of the British railway network.

Providing in-depth coverage for all aspects of the industry, from traction and rolling stock to signalling and infrastructure management, Modern Railways carries not only the latest news but also analysis of why those events are happening.

Modern Railways keeps its readers fully informed with detailed articles, informative features, and special issues throughout the year.

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RESIGNALLING IN the Clacton-on-Sea area has been completed following...

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Chaudry for TfW MD

People TRANSPORT FOR Wales has appointed Jan Chaudhry-van...

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Manchester reconfiguration in May 2022 ‘very ambitious’

AMENDING TIMETABLES in the North West of England to improve performance...

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TIN-watch graduation criteria reset


Informed Sources Roger FordWhat should the threshold be for promotion...

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RSG roles for Clark and Starr

THE RAIL Supply Group has appointed Rail Forum Midlands CEO Elaine...

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Post-Carmont taskforces make over 50 recommendations ...

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c2c celebrates its Spanners

SINCE THE advent of the Golden Spanners, presented by our own...

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AS THE Rail Forum Midlands (RFM) membership year draws to a close,...

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Win for Wabtec: the company has secured contracts to supply products...

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