Modern Railways

In-depth Railway News

Essential reading for professionals in the railway industry as well as individuals with a general interest in the state and developments of the British railway network.

Sign up to the Newsletter

Issue Cover

Modern Railways Latest Issue

Read the full issue in PDF format or dip into our reformatted online features at your leisure. 

Read Issue Watch Podcast

Latest from Key Modern Railways

Feature Premium

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Nova Trains for TransPennine Express and Academic Support for...

Culture still dogs Safety Critical Communications

ROGER FORD

After 15 years safety remains at risk In 2003 the Rail...

ROGER FORD

Europe View

Keith Fender

EUROPE BOMBARDIER TO SELL RAIL BUSINESS TO ALSTOM On 17 February...

Keith Fender

APPROVAL FOR EASTSIDE METRO EXTENSION

PLANNING APPROVAL has been granted for the 1.7km Eastside extension...

Feature Premium

Bodysnatchers, Gronks, and Bones

Ian Walmsley

Is it only me that has trouble remembering the new class numbers?...

Ian Walmsley
Feature Premium

EMR SET FOR CASCADED HSTs

THE FIRST of nine ex-LNER HSTs was expected to enter service...

KEY LANDMARKS FOR EAST WEST RAIL

TWAO in west, route confirmation in east EAST WEST Rail...

Feature Premium

Nothing to do with us, guv

ANDY McDONALD (MIDDLESBROUGH): To ask the Secretary of State...

Feature Premium

Bescot depot for WMT Aventras

WEST MIDLANDS Trains plans to build a new depot on the site of...

NEWHAVEN MARINE PROPOSED FOR CLOSURE

John Vaughan

Up for closure: this is Newhaven Marine station on 12 September...

John Vaughan

Upcoming Events

Golden Whistle Awards

Event Date:

The brainchild of Institution of Railway Operators luminary and now West Dorset MP Chris Loder, the Golden Whistles event was founded in 2010 to promote best practice and celebrate excellence in railway operations.

Sponsored by Tracsis

There are no upcoming events