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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Newton Aycliffe trainbuilder Hitachi Rail Europe says first East Coast trains expected on lines...

Newton Aycliffe trainbuilder Hitachi Rail Europe says first East Coast trains expected on lines in December | The Northern Echo TIMETABLE: Hitachi Rail Europe says...

This is why there is a rusty steam train in a field in Blaby...

This is why there is a rusty steam train in a field in Blaby - Leicester Mercury It's bemused commuters for years - so we...

Sheffield manufacturer wins Hitachi Rail contract | Insider Media Ltd

Sheffield manufacturer wins Hitachi Rail contract | Insider Media Ltd A Sheffield-based manufacturer has secured an exclusive maintenance contract with Hitachi Rail. Sheffield manufacturer wins...

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...

Collapse of Carillion hits Shropshire train service bid | Shropshire Star

  Collapse of Carillion hits Shropshire train service bid | Shropshire Star

£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...

Bombardier bi-mode Aventra to feature battery power

Bombardier bi-mode Aventra to feature battery power The Derby-based manufacturer plans to offer it to three upcoming franchise competitions, while also confirming it sees potential...