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Heritage rail connections should be fostered

Better promotion of links called for

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SWR proposes post-Covid timetable cuts

December 2022 alterations proposed for Waterloo services

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South Western upgrades identified

Extra capacity into Waterloo needed despite Covid, report claims

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More Welsh Mk 4s to enter service

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Strategy stops short of hydrogen train commitment

RIA repeats call for hydrogen fleet order

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Modern Railways September 2021

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Trans-Pennine upgrade scope grows

Full electrification likely but costs rising

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Flash flooding delays Island line reopening

Further setback for Ryde to Shanklin upgrade

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‘777s’ authorised for service

Office of Rail and Road authorisation was granted on 15 July for Merseyrail’s new Stadler-built Class 777 EMUs to carry passengers.

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Anxiety over HS2 eastern leg future

Work on West Midlands to Leeds stretch on hold

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