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TRU and EWR on Government project priority list

The TransPennine Route Upgrade and East West Rail are in a list of projects the government believes are priorities.

Modern Railways and CrossCountry celebrate with HST railtour

'Severn Valley Adventurer' special celebrates 40 years of CrossCountry HSTs and 60 years of Modern Railways magazine

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Elizabeth Line Bond Street station opens on 24 October

Bond Street station is almost ready to serve its first Elizabeth Line passengers.

EXPO INNOVATION – Camira’s fabric digital print technology

New digital printing technology means rail operators have more flexibility and choice over fabric designs than ever before.

Legislation to create GBR deferred

Changed Government priorities likely to delay implementation of Williams-Shapps plans

More Network Rail teams at Modern Railways EXPO

Network Rail has confirmed that members of its SPEED and Research and Development teams will have a presence at Modern Railways EXPO

HARTING reveals new rail products from InnoTrans 2022

HARTING’s Railway Web-Seminar series continues with a look at their new product innovations for rail, which were launched at InnoTrans 2022

Strikes resume following period of mourning

The ASLEF and RMT unions have both called strikes for early October, after action in September was called off following the death of Her Majesty the Queen

Byford to step down as TfL Commissioner

Transport for London Commissioner Andy Byford is to leave the organisation at the end of October to resume life in the United States

Stadler shows trains for the UK at InnoTrans

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TfW tram-train and tri-mode and Merseyrail battery EMU on display

Keith Fender/Philip Sherratt