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RVE 2021

4TH NOVEMBER 2021 at DERBY ARENA, PRIDE PARK, DERBY, UK

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Latest from Key Modern Railways

London Euston station. The HS2 station left of the existing building is being cut back to 10 platforms. News Premium

HS2 Euston station cut to 10 platforms says Stephenson

High Speed 2's London Euston station is being cut from 11 to 10 platforms.

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HS2 shortlists more Phase 2a bidders

Three bidders have been shortlisted to lead the design and delivery of HS2 Phase 2a.

RIA Chief Executive Darren Caplan and Chairman David Tonkin outside the Treasury News Premium

RIA sets out six-point action plan for Government

Railway Industry Association calls on Government to commit to rail investment.

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VIDEO: Timely rolling stock investment decisions are vital

Porterbrook highlights need for whole-life approach to asset management

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VIDEO: Luminate benefits emphasised

Resonate's Traffic Management System is improving operations

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VIDEO: HS2 will provide a boost for the North

UK-wide impact of the project emphasised

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TfL ‘315s’ could stay longer

Transition planned to full length '345s' ahead of Elizabeth Line opening

Trackwatch - November 2021

Martyn Brailsford

Our monthly rundown of network changes

Martyn Brailsford
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Siemens challenges HS2 trains decision

Basis for legal challenge outlined

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Rail in the Midlands

to

Derby, United Kingdom

It is an exciting time for Rail in the Midlands, with new franchises in place for both the East and West Midlands and new rolling stock on order, combined with infrastructure developments taking place across the region.

This year's Rail in the Midlands Conference takes place as part of Modern Railways RVE, bringing together two established events within the Modern Railways brand.

RVE 2021

to

Derby, United Kingdom

RVE is the original UK show specifically focused on Rail Vehicles and Enhancements.

Golden Spanner Awards

to

London, United Kingdom

The Golden Spanners is an annual event at which all those interested in railway rolling stock meet to discuss best practice and celebrate excellence in train maintenance.

Sponsored by Houghton International.

Golden Whistle Awards

to

London, United Kingdom

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