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Electrostar upgrade programme

Govia Thameslink Railway and Porterbrook have announced a £55 million modernisation programme for Class 377 and 387 Electrostar EMUs.

SWR launches ‘701’ Arterio EMU

Brand name unveiled for replacement suburban fleet

MML wires go live

Overhead wires between Bedford and Corby on the Midland main line were energised for testing over the weekend of 22-23 August.

Avanti unveils Pride train

Avanti West Coast has launched the UK’s first fully wrapped Pride train.

Crossrail opening slips again to 2022

Opening of the central section of the Elizabeth Line between Paddington and Abbey Wood has been delayed again and is now scheduled for the first half of 2022.

Further Covid light rail support

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

Baldock for Alstom signalling role

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

TfL PAUSES UNFUNDED PROJECTS

THE CORONAVIRUS pandemic has forced Transport for London to pause...

RVE MEET THE BUYER 2020

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

REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL

As we approach the end of the summer, the stress and uncertainty...