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HS2 sets out rolling stock timeline

HS2 LTD is to invite expressions of interest from manufacturers...

WELSH PRM COMPLIANCE ‘VERY DIFFICULT’

Rhodri Clark

WELSH INFRASTRUCTURE secretary Ken Skates has suggested that...

Rhodri Clark

RETURN FREIGHT TRIP TO CHINA

THE FIRST train exporting goods from the UK to China left the...

FYLDE COAST LINE ELECTRIFICATION

John Whitehouse

WORK ON the resignalling and electrification of the Fylde Coast...

John Whitehouse

CRUNCH TIME NEARING FOR MML THAMESLINK TIMETABLE

ROGER FORD

Forget Birmingham – Thameslink will be the new heart of the...

ROGER FORD
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RSSB SHAPES UP FOR THE FUTURE

SETTING THE STANDARDS RSSB, the Rail Safety & Standards Board...

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FIRST CLASS RUMINATION

James Abbott, Editor

Welcome At-seat service: first class in a GWR HST Courtesy...

James Abbott, Editor
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ALSTOM BUSY IN NORTH WEST

ALSTOM IS preparing to ratchet up its activities in the North...

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eTICKETS TAKE OFF

TAKE OFF OVER 1.4 MILLION eTickets have been sold in the six...

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DfT’S HS2 MAN ON THE MOVE

THE DEPARTMENT for Transport’s Director General for HS2, Dr...

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