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MANCHESTER ATTACK CLOSES VICTORIA FOR A WEEK

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Set for replacement: DLR B90 stock light rail vehicle No 25 waits...

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RAIL HOLDS BACK FIRSTGROUP PERFORMANCE

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CHRIS HENDRICKS JOINS FENIX SIGNALLING

People CHRIS HENDRICKS has joined Fenix Signalling as a Senior...

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