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Improving local lines

James Abbott

JAMES ABBOTT reports on the work of the Sussex Community Rail Partnership...

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May 2020 issue of Modern Railways: a discussion

Find out what's in the new issue as Editor Philip Sherratt talks to columnists Roger Ford and Ian Walmsley

Reduced timetables in Scotland and Wales

FRANCHISED OPERATIONS let by devolved authorities joined DfT franchises in implementing reduced timetables...

Rail needs assessment for Midlands and North

THE NATIONAL Infrastructure Commission has launched a call...

Motherwell job for Balfour Beatty

BALFOUR BEATTY has been awarded a contract to build a regional transport integration hub...

INFORMED SOURCES: Transport decarbonisation consultation starts


DfT’s institutional antipathy to electrification unabated...

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Bombardier targets acceleration


Bombardier’s UK President MATT BYRNE chats to PHILIP SHERRATT about developments at Litchurch Lane...


Franchises move to emergency measures

DfT reacts as coronavirus prompts plummeting demand...

Wallace joins NR

CHARLENE WALLACE has joined Network Rail...

NRM expansion plans

A TEAM led by designer Feilden Fowles has won an international competition to create a new Central Hall...

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