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CROSSRAIL 2 CONCERN

CONCERN HAS been raised within the industry after the Queen’s...

CORNISH CEMENT

Wagons for cement bags: this is loco No 70805 hauling the 6C34...

WIRRAL LINE WORKS COMPLETED

Job done: men at work in the Wirral tunnel. A SIX-MONTH programme...

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GREAT WESTERN IMPROVEMENT IMMINENT

James Abbott

WITH CLASS 387s ALREADY IN SERVICE AND CLASS 800s COMING SOON,...

James Abbott
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SWT MEETS ITS WATERLOO

Railtalk Preparing for the blockade: new approach tracks...

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IN THE ‘NIC’ OF TIME

DAMON CADMAN

Train operators continually work to improve the reliability of...

DAMON CADMAN
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REFURBISHED SCOTRAIL ‘156’

SCOTRAIL’S FIRST refurbished Class 156 DMU has now returned...

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Onyxrail provides cooling equipment

ONYXRAIL’S DC Airco cooling equipment has now been fitted to...

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OBITUARY KEN HARRIS

KEN HARRIS, editor of Jane’s World Railways, has died. In a...

TRAM-TRAIN COSTS HAVE INCREASED FIVEFOLD

THE COST of the tram-train pilot in South Yorkshire has risen...

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