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ORR LIFTS PROHIBITION NOTICE ON WEST COAST RAILWAYS

Hours after the May issue went to press the Office of Rail and Road lifted the Prohibition Notice it had placed upon West Coast Railways … Read More

Wigan Model railway show

The Wigan Summer 2014 Model Railway exhibition, sponsored by Book Law, is being held at the Robin Park Arena & Sports centre, … Read More

LOCOMOTIVE STOCK CHANGES (Correct to March 3rd 2014)

Class 66 66031 TO WBAT-WQAA 11/02/14 66063 TO WBAT-WSSC 12/02/14 TO WSSC-WBAT 27/02/14 66067 TO WSSC-WBAT 05/02/14 TO WBAT-WSSC 21/02/14 … Read More

D6700, 55002 and a GBRf guest added to Swanage gala

Three more guest locos have been added to the Swanage Railway’s May 9-11 diesel gala with the National Railway Museum’s Pioneer … Read More

CHC anniversary open day

Crewe Heritage Centre is celebrating 40 years of the electrification of the West Coast Main Line from Crewe to Glasgow with a special … Read More

Industry reiterates demand for new trains

An updated report published by the Rolling Stock Strategy Steering Group (RSSSG) reiterates the importance of a market-led approach … Read More

Extra trains for Anniesland

First ScotRail has announced it will operate ten trains a day between Glasgow Queen Street and Anniesland from May 18. The new Sunday … Read More

GBRf calls for more freight Interchanges

GB Railfreight has made a submission to the Department for Transport’s (DfT) consultation on the draft National Networks National … Read More

TOCs launch new railcard

Train Operating Companies have launched a new Railcard to encourage more adults who travel together to take the train and provide a … Read More

ACoRP opens its Water Tower office

The Association of Community Rail Partnerships (ACoRP) has opened its innovative offices in the historic water tower alongside Huddersfield … Read More

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