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March debut for Northern ‘769’

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

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Saudi contract for XRail Group

XRAIL GROUP has won a seven-year maintenance contract in Saudi...

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BERKELEY FIGHTS BACK

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If anyone thought that selecting Tony Berkeley as deputy chair...

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ECML POWER UPGRADE CONCERN

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SOME DIESEL OPERATION REQUIRED TO EDINBURGH THERE IS no...

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