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Trackwatch - August 2021

A digest of the main changes on Network Rail, London Underground...

Separation is key

What is the fate for the railway as Covid restrictions in England are relaxed?

Electrification metric rediscovered

ROGER FORD

How can we prioritise electrification schemes?

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THE SEAT OF AURORA

East Midlands Railway has finalised the new seats for its new trains, and they’re completely useless – as ironing boards

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OUTSTANDING OPERATIONS REWARDED

ANDY RODEN reveals the teams and individuals who won at the annual Golden Whistle awards

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A NEW TIMETABLE FOR THE EAST COAST

PHILIP SHERRATT describes how LNER’s May 2022 timetable has been developed

Modern Railways August 2021 issue: video podcast

A video preview of the August 2021 issue of Modern Railways

Rail industry gears up for Railtex/Infrarail 2021

The joint Railtex/Infrarail exhibition takes place in Birmingham on 7-9 September. ANDY RODEN looks at some of the events and exhibitor highlights

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CALVERT CROSSING: EWR WILL PASS OVER HS2

JAMES ABBOTT reports from North Bucks, where one new railway will cross another

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