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PORTISHEAD REOPENING COSTS SOAR

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With more intensive services coming to the East Coast main line,...

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CROSSRAIL 2 PLANNING UNDERWAY

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Crossrail 2 could improve transport connections for a vast swathe...

CHRIS CURTIS
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Keith Fender

In the first of a two-part feature, KEITH FENDER describes the...

Keith Fender
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MAKING THE TRAINS RUN ON TIME

MICHAEL HOLDEN

A guest editorial from MICHAEL HOLDEN, managing director of Coledale...

MICHAEL HOLDEN
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DRIVER-ONLY OPERATION, INDEED

SHADES OF the Reverend Awdry on the Leeds triangle on 31 January,...

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STATION FINISHES APPLIED

Dan Harvey

Crossrail Update The Crossrail programme is more than 80% complete...

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FIRST SERVICES OVER ORDSALL CHORD IN DECEMBER

Coming on: view looking north-east along Trinity Way, Salford,...

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