The design classic of the British Rail double arrow symbol has been made over again – can’t they leave anything alone? Some years ago, the Orwellian-named Rail Delivery Group (RDG) decided to change the colours in the iconic symbol for no better reason than to show it wasn’t actually British Rail. No need, we know.

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