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A DIGEST OF THE MAIN CHANGES ON NETWORK RAIL, LONDON UNDERGROUND...

STOCK ON TRIAL

Geordie ‘Azuma’: on 19 January, Hitachi-built unit No 800101...

TRIAL OF FARES CHANGES FROM MAY

THE RAIL Delivery Group has announced a trial of simpler fares,...

GATEWAY INTERCHANGE

Train to tram connection: with the new ScotRail station in the...

EUSTON DEVELOPMENT PARTNER SOUGHT

THE DEPARTMENT for Transport and Network Rail have begun the...

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ISLAND LINE AT A CROSSROADS

March 1967 saw the introduction of ex-Underground stock on the...

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MOBILISING CROSSRAIL DEVELOPING A WORKFORCE CULTURE

MTR Crossrail is a rapidly growing operator. The company is currently...

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RAIL MINISTER MAYNARD TO OPEN RAILTEX 2017

Rail Minister Paul Maynard MP is to open this year’s Railtex...

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A TRACTION HEART TRANSPLANT

Ian Walmsley

The last Class 323 received its new traction equipment on 28...

Ian Walmsley
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