Great Western Railway

Wireless monitoring for IET wheelsets

Perpetuum wireless technology for '800s' and '802s'

GWR secures NRC deal to 2025

'Fleet strategy plan' investigates cutting costs of mixed fleets

Everybody out? RMT plans three days of strikes

The RMT has announced three days of strikes in June in a dispute over pay and job security

Staff at 13 TOCs and NR vote overwhelmingly for strikes

Rail staff vote to strike over pay and concerns over cuts: open access and freight operators not balloted.

Colas Rail No 70810 hauls a rake of autoballasters east past the planned site of Okehampton Parkway station on 27 April 2022. News Premium

Dartmoor Line goes hourly

Hourly services start on the Dartmoor Line from Exeter to Okehampton from 15 May.

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Vivarail’s battery ‘230’ for Greenford branch

VivaRail's battery powered Class 230 demonstrator will operate on the Greenford branch to test the underlying technology.

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EXCLUSIVE PICTURES: Eight years after the breach: latest Dawlish progress

Work on the second phase of Dawlish resilience works continues, eight years after the railway was breached by a storm.

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First seeks bi-modes for TPE and ‘Night Riviera’

Could new locos for TPE and GWR's 'Night Riviera' be on the cards? FirstGroup has invited expressions of interest to supply bi-mode locomotives for the operations.

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HoW works completed on time

Network Rail has successfully complete a 16-day blockade of the Heart of Wessex line.

RAIB probes railhead conditions in Salisbury crash

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch is probing the role railhead conditions could have played in the collision between GWR and SWR trains near Salisbury on 31 October.