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TfW SECURES NORTHERN PACERS

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TRANSPORT FOR Wales Rail Services has secured some of the Pacer...

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TFW WILL PAY EXTRA FOR COMFORTABLE SEATS

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TRANSPORT FOR Wales has agreed to pay an additional £1.9 million...

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FISHER TO LEAD AMEY

AMEY HAS appointed Amanda Fisher as Acting CEO. Acting CEO...

TPE promises performance improvement by March

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SOUTH WESTERN Railway’s owners FirstGroup and MTR have cast...

ORR CONFIRMS PROPOSED HS1 CHARGES

THE OFFICE of Rail and Road has ruled that train operators using...

Northern freight priorities must be progressed

Rail Freight Group The performance of passenger services...

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PRE-CHRISTMAS CRACKERS

Philip Sherratt Assistant Editor

Drawing in the crowds: the reliveried InterCity 125 for the LNER...

Philip Sherratt Assistant Editor
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WHAT’S FAIR?

NEW YEAR, new price rise. In January 2020 regulated rail fares...

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