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OVERGROUND SET FOR FLEET TRANSITION

PHILIP SHERRATT

THE ARRIVAL OF CLASS 710s IS NOT THE ONL Y CHANGE ON THE WAY...

PHILIP SHERRATT

HITACHI TRAINS FOR AVANTI

FIRST TRENITALIA has ordered 23 new trains from Hitachi as part...

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PARAGON PASSENGER DEBUT

HULL TRAINS ‘802’ ENTERS SERVICE HULL TRAINS introduced...

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DESIGN TEAM FOR GOOLE FACTORY

ARUP AND AHR have been awarded the design contract for Siemens...

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Trackwatch

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

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Crossrail reaches Reading

Dan Harvey

New year, new resolutions – but no new railway. As reported...

Dan Harvey

THAMESLINK GOING AUTOMATIC

AUTOMATIC TRAIN operation (ATO) in the Thameslink core was switched...

WELBORNE HALT PROMOTED BY RAILFUTURE

RAILFUTURE IS promoting the provision of a new station at Welborne,...

FIFTH DAILY SERVICE FROM IPORT

THE STRATEGIC Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) near Doncaster,...

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