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TRACK CIRCUIT PROBLEMS AFFECT GA FLIRTS

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ANGEL MOOTS HYBRID CLASS 175s

Rhodri Clark

BATTERIES PROPOSED FOR ‘GREENING’ OPERATION ANGEL TRAINS...

Rhodri Clark
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GOODWILL APP FOR TRAIN OPERATOR STAFF

TRACSIS TRAVEL Compensation Services (TTCS) has launched a new...

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Mellors to leave SWR

SOUTH WESTERN Railway Managing Director Andy Mellors is to leave...

Alan Williams

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£10 MILLION TO SUPPORT LEVENMOUTH REOPENING

FIFE COUNCIL has agreed to contribute £5million to a blueprint...

THURSO SLEEPER HITS THE BUFFERS

LUXURY HST PROPOSAL ALSO NIXED BY TS PLANS FOR a sleeper...

Seaford signalling upgrade commissioned

NETWORK RAIL commissioned new signalling between Lewes and Seaford...

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PEAK PLUMBS DEPTHS

Sad reminder of past glories: this is what is left of No 45015,...

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HAVE WE REACHED PEAK NEW TRAIN?

PHILIP SHERRATT

PHILIP SHERRATT PRESENTS A ROUND-UP OF ROLLING STOCK CURRENTLY...

PHILIP SHERRATT

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