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Meet the Buyer at RVE

The Department for International Trade is to host another ‘Meet the Buyer’ event at the Rail Vehicles and Enhancements show, held … Read More

Outstanding innovations rewarded

The best innovations in the rail industry were in the spotlight at the annual Railway Industry Innovation Awards, held in London on … Read More

Eurostar launches e320 to Brussels

Eurostar has operated its first Siemens Velaro Class 374 e320 train in passenger service on its London to Brussels route, in advance … Read More

GWR ‘387s’ reach Maidenhead

Great Western Railway has introduced its first Class 387 Electrostar EMUs on services between London Paddington and Maidenhead. A phased … Read More

Cambridge North open for business

The new station at Cambridge North opened to passengers on Sunday 21 May, when new timetables were introduced across the network. The … Read More

Midland Metro operations to go in-house

Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is to take over operation of the Midland Metro from National Express in October 2018, when the current … Read More

Eurostar highlights early year growth

Eurostar says it has enjoyed a strong start to 2017 after passenger numbers dropped during the previous year. The operator says sales … Read More

Abellio completes Mitsui sale

Abellio has completed the sale of a 40% stake in the Greater Anglia to Japanese firm Mitsui. The company announced in January that … Read More

GWR ‘802’ production kicks off

Hitachi has received the first bodyshell for Great Western Railway’s fleet of Class 802 bi-mode trains, being built at its Pistoia … Read More

Whittington for permanent ORR role

Joanna Whittington has been confirmed as chief executive at the Office of Rail and Road on a permanent basis. Ms Whittington has led … Read More

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