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December opening for Chiltern’s Oxford link

Planning delays set back city centre extension Chiltern Railways has announced that its new direct service between Oxford city centre … Read More

The Hendy report – two versions in one day

Incorrect version of Network Rail chair’s report uploaded by mistake As our Industry and Technology Editor Roger Ford reports … Read More

West Coast main line reopens after flooding

Repairs continue and Cumbrian Coast still shut The West Coast main line north of Carlisle reopened on the afternoon of Tuesday 8 December, … Read More

Golden Spanners Awards 2015

Class 350/2 takes coveted New Generation EMU prize but Salisbury’s ‘159s’ top the reliability chart The efforts of … Read More

Golden Spanners this Friday

Annual awards for train reliability On Friday the Modern Railways Fourth Friday Club meeting will include the annual Golden Spanners … Read More

Tram-Train begins voyage to UK

The first Tram-Train for the UK pilot scheme in Sheffield has begun its journey from Vossloh’s Valencia works to the UK. The 37-metre … Read More

Crossrail train design unveiled

Transport for London has unveiled designs for the new Class 345 trains being built by Bombardier for Crossrail. The new trains will … Read More

Croxley link work to start next year

Funding agreed for Metropolitan Line extension Work on the extension of London Underground’s Metropolitan Line to Watford Junction … Read More

Memorial Service for Ian Allan

Opportunity to remember Modern Railways founder All the Modern Railways team were very sorry to hear of the death of Ian Allan on 28 … Read More

Supertram depot open day on 25 October

See behind the scenes at Sheffield Supertram Stagecoach Supertram is opening the gates of its Nunnery depot to the public this Sunday … Read More

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