Sleeper blows hole in Serco’s finances | Press and Journal

Sleeper blows hole in Serco’s finances | Press and Journal Higher-than-expected operating costs for Caledonian Sleeper trains have blown a £47million hole in the balance...

Alastair Dalton: Delayed new trains spell more pain before gain – The Scotsman

Alastair Dalton: Delayed new trains spell more pain before gain - The Scotsman New trains never work “out of the box”. That expert assessment I heard...

Is nationalisation the answer for Britain’s railways? – BBC News

Is nationalisation the answer for Britain's railways? - BBC News Labour wants to bring Britain's railways back under public control, but 75% of the industry...

Long-awaited Sheffield to Rotherham tram-train project hits further problems – The Star

Long-awaited Sheffield to Rotherham tram-train project hits further problems - The Star Works were due to be carried out on the overhead power lines in...

The extended Night Overground services to Highbury & Islington in north London start today...

The extended Night Overground services to Highbury & Islington in north London start today | City A.M. The extended Night Overground will kick into action...

Passengers reminded to check before travelling over the next three weekends as Brighton Main...

Passengers reminded to check before travelling over the next three weekends as Brighton Main Line improvement work gets under way Passengers are reminded to check...

Yorkshire nostalgia: The stray cat who lost an eye and ended up earning £1.60...

Yorkshire nostalgia: The stray cat who lost an eye and ended up earning £1.60 a week from British Rail - Yorkshire Evening Post February 4,...

Work under way on Phase One of HS2 a year on from Royal Assent...

Work under way on Phase One of HS2 a year on from Royal Assent - GOV.UK On the first anniversary of Royal Assent, eligible homeowners...

B-256 gets an extended life span – Railway Age

B-256 gets an extended life span - Railway Age One of the oldest railroad bridges in Wisconsin, a more-than-century-old, 2,200-foot timber structure spanning the Wisconsin...

Preparations continue for Bristol resignalling

Network Rail is continuing preparations for completion of the £130 million resignalling at Bristol Temple Meads, with the station closed from March 30-April 4.     Preparations...

Fresh strike in Southern Railway guards dispute – BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Fresh strike in Southern Railway guards dispute - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union will walk out on March 12, threatening renewed...

RAIB to investigate Cambrian line ERTMS failure

RAIB to investigate Cambrian line ERTMS failure The RAIB has launched an investigation into the loss of speed restriction data to trains during an incident...

Euston Master Development Partner selected – Railway Gazette

Euston Master Development Partner selected - Railway Gazette UK: High speed line project promoter HS2 Ltd announced on February 22 that Network Rail and the...

More Class 700s start Great Northern duties

More Class 700s start Great Northern duties Govia Thameslink Railway introduced eight-car Class 700/0s onto its Great Northern network this week. More Class 700s start...

Find out more about railway revolution between Preston and Blackpool

Find out more about railway revolution between Preston and Blackpool Residents living near the railway between Preston and Blackpool and passengers who travel between the...

Liverpool station flush after £100,000 loo upgrade

Liverpool station flush after £100,000 loo upgrade Liverpool Lime Street station customers are benefitting from smart new toilets thanks to a £100,000 overhaul by Network...

Austria backs broad-gauge extension to Vienna

Austria backs broad-gauge extension to Vienna PLANS to extend the 1520mm-gauge network from Kosice, Slovakia, to Vienna by building a €6.5bn 400km electrified freight-only line,...

RSSB: variable rate sanders can halve braking distances

RSSB: variable rate sanders can halve braking distances Research conducted by the RSSB (Rail Safety and Standards Board) suggests that braking distances in low adhesion...