NR to upgrade bridge to strengthen services in £1m scheme

NR to upgrade bridge to strengthen services in £1m scheme Network Rail will strengthen a six-span railway bridge between Ely and Littleport in February to...

Landslip shuts West Highland Line at Loch Eilt for several days – BBC News

A landslip that derailed a train will result in part of the West Highland Line being closed for several days, ScotRail Alliance has said.   Landslip...

Italian Rail Network chases three-minute headways with ETCS High Density

Italian Rail Network chases three-minute headways with ETCS High Density Italy has bold plans to update its key signalling infrastructure with some of the latest available...

Railway Locations used for Filming of Movie & Television Shows

Ever since the Lumiere Brothers first filmed a train arriving at a station there have been numerous movies, television shows and adverts that have...

Further development of 4LM – Rail Engineer

Further development of 4LM – Rail Engineer While the new control room at Hammersmith is just commencing the first stages of testing, the new Thales...

INSIDE NEWTON AYCLIFFE: The future that Hitachi built

INSIDE NEWTON AYCLIFFE: The future that Hitachi built Hitachi Rail Europe’s £82 million Newton Aycliffe train assembly facility in County Durham is clear evidence of...

£120,000 boost for Oswestry heritage tourist railway plans | Shropshire Star

£120,000 boost for Oswestry heritage tourist railway plans | Shropshire Star Plans to develop a heritage tourist railway in Oswestry have received a major boost...

Plans for new UK test track at Long Marston

Plans for new UK test track at Long Marston Long Marston could become home to a test track for Hitachi Rail Europe and Bombardier, if...

Collapse of Carillion hits Shropshire train service bid | Shropshire Star

  Collapse of Carillion hits Shropshire train service bid | Shropshire Star

Sneinton Hermitage & The Arrival of the Railways

When the Great Northern Railway along with the London & North Western Railway arrived in Nottingham both railway routes, along with a goods station...

Nottingham & It’s Railway Stations

A recent program on my local television station (Notts Tv) suggested that Nottingham once had 26 railway stations after some research I came up...

Bristol investigates underground system to ease congestion | UK news | The Guardian

Bristol is investigating the possibility of building an underground system to ease the city’s growing congestion problems.     Bristol investigates underground system to ease congestion |...

Express London-Amsterdam Eurostar service being explored | Global Rail News

Express London-Amsterdam Eurostar service being explored | Global Rail News Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS) has said it is in discussions with Eurostar to boost the number...

Hitachi presents first Italian-built class 802 for GWR

Hitachi presents first Italian-built class 802 for GWR THE first Italian-built class 802 inter-city trains for British operator Great Western Railway was unveiled at Hitachi...