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VIDEO: Infrastructure boost for the North West

Enhancements in CP7 and beyond

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VIDEO: Exploit the North’s potential, Tugwell urges

TfN CEO calls for investment in transport infrastructure

Thousands raised as CrossCountry HSTs bow out

Farewell charter raises funds for Brain Tumour Charity

Gearing up for a 200th anniversary: LNER marked its centenary in 2023 - it operates on Stockton & Darlington Railway territory. Philip Sherratt News Premium

Railway gears up for SDR 200 celebrations

Exhibition train and nationwide events planned to mark bicentenary of SDR

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GBRf opens £5.75m maintenance hub

New facility will monitor and maintain wagons ahead of planned growth

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LNER boosts capacity to meet growing demand

More services and longer trains to meet growing demand

Freightliner Chief Executive Tim Shoveller opens the Doncaster Operational Training Academy. News Premium

Freightliner training academy opens

ECDP-funded centre prepares drivers for ETCS

Analysis: PM in impossible bind on HS2

Refusal to deny plans to axe Northern legs raises concern in Midlands and North

Extra tracks suggested here: West Midlands Trains Class 350s pass at Milton Keynes on 11 October 2022. On the far side of the shot No 350123 leads the 12.05 Northampton to Euston, while in the foreground another pair of units forms the 11.49 Euston to Birmingham New Street. Ken Brunt News Premium

Released capacity options for WCML all positive

Network Rail study: all scenarios provide economic benefits and modal shift

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