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Modern Railways September 2022 issue: video podcast

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Shaping the future of rail

Shadow Rail Minister TANMANJEET SINGH DHESI sets out Labour’s...

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RAIL INDUSTRY GAINS FROM GTR’S ETCS PIONEERS

As the railway prepares for a revolution in digital signalling...

Management buyout returns Abellio operations to UK ownership

Andy Roden

Takeover led by UK MD Dominic Booth

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Elizabeth line’s next phase starts on 6 November

Andy Roden

Trains to run in central section from east and west

Andy Roden

HS2 completes first tunnel cross-passages

Andy Roden

Major milestone reached on Chiltern Tunnel

Andy Roden

Severn Valley HST will make two return trips to Bridgnorth!

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New trains to transform TfW fleet

WALES AND BORDERS SPECIAL TfW’s Rolling Stock Strategy Manager...

Resonate joins Modern Railways EXPO sponsors

Leading operational systems and software company Resonate is the latest company to support the Modern Railways EXPO 2022 exhibition.

Deighton footbridge prepares for TRU

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New structure creates clearance for electrification and track quadrupling

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