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EXCITING STATION PROSPECTS

High Speed 2 On 17 July 2017 the shortlist was revealed for...

SHOTTS WORK UNDERWAY

Shotts casualty: Network Rail has formally proposed closure of...

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A RAILWAY IN DENIAL

Railtalk To those in our industry with short memories, Transport...

ABELLIO CONSORTIUM WINS WEST MIDLANDS DEAL

News Front A JOINT venture headed by Abellio will operate the...

ELECTRIFICATION EXTENSIONS CANCELLED, FUTURE UNCERTAIN

ROGER FORD

As this column forecast in October 1995 – diesels rule the...

ROGER FORD
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LLANFAIR PG

Smart footbridge: a Class 158 arrives at Llanfair PG on 3 August...

Grayling and Khan back Crossrail 2

TRANSPORT SECRETARY Chris Grayling and Mayor of London Sadiq...

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Making the trains RUN ON TIME

MARK HOPWOOD, TONY MILES

NTF Chair MARK HOPWOOD tells TONY MILES about plans for improving...

MARK HOPWOOD, TONY MILES
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PACER IN GWR GREEN

End of career livery: despite having only a short time left in...

ORR CALLS FOR NR EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENT

THE OFFICE of Rail and Road has called on Network Rail to improve...

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