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Major bank holiday works planned

Network Rail to deploy 14,000 workers over three-day period Network Rail is preparing to carry out a substantial programme of works … Read More

Container blown off freight wagon

RAIB investigating security of containers in high winds The Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB) is investigating an incident … Read More

Eurostar sales hold up

Terrorist attacks and tunnel closure hit revenues but numbers remain static Eurostar has reported that passenger numbers for the first … Read More

C-DAS installation on SWT

Trials to begin on West of England route in the autumn South West Trains has announced that it is shortly to start fitment of the GreenSpeed … Read More

Ricardo takes over LR Rail

Engineering and consulting firm Ricardo plc has announced that is buying consultancy Lloyd’s Register Rail Following completion of … Read More

WCR access rights suspended

SPAD at Wootton Bassett leads NR to question safety of company’s operations Network Rail has suspended the track access rights of … Read More

Alliance tries again for Blackpool

Six services a day to Euston proposed Operator Grand Central has announced plans for a new rail operation between Blackpool and London, … Read More

Major Easter works completed

14,000 Network Rail staff working over Bank Holiday weekend Network Rail carried out a significant programme of improvements over the … Read More

Tinsley chord application

160 metre link to be used by tram-trains Network Rail and South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE) have submitted a joint … Read More

Abellio takes over at ScotRail

Smartcard and steam services plans revealed Abellio took over operation of the ScotRail franchise from FirstGroup on 1 April. The new … Read More

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