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Pendolino 250 million miles and still going strong

ROGER FORD

The Virgin Pendolino has been at the heart of the transformation...

ROGER FORD
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LEEDS TO LILLE?

Is TransPennine Express hedging its bets on the eventual outcome...

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EMR TO TAKE ON NINE LNER HSTs

Helping out a friend: EMR’s No 153326 on loan to WMT heads...

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’313’ RAILTOUR RAISES £10,000 FOR CHARITY

A CHARITY railtour marking the retirement of Govia Thameslink...

Alan Williams

Pacers are old buses on rails which should have been consigned...

NR REGIONS TAKE PROJECT ACCOUNTABILITY

IN THE second phase of the company’s transformation, Network...

FIRST TEST TRAM TO CENTENARY SQUARE

Look, no wires: tram operates in test mode on the Centenary Square...

BLAST-RESISTANT INFILL

Glazing triumph: the roof of Waterloo station in London. The...

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Class 331s in EMC dock

Informed Sources There’s trouble at t’mill in this month’s...

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Red Revolution Tilting Pendolino launched

STEVEN KNIGHT

Introducing tilting trains was a key element of Virgin Trains’...

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