Fault ends steam locomotive Oliver Cromwell’s last hurrah – BBC News

Fault ends steam locomotive Oliver Cromwell's last hurrah - BBC News A steam locomotive has failed to complete what was due to be its final...

Tunnel aerodynamics: how pressure changes can cause significant damage – Rail Engineer

Tunnel aerodynamics: how pressure changes can cause significant damage – Rail Engineer Some Victorians were wary of the railways. First there was the speed. Anything...

Christmas at Redhill station – Rail Engineer

Christmas at Redhill station – Rail Engineer Redhill station lies at the junction of the Brighton main and the North Downs lines. It is a...

TfL opens Elizabeth Line commercial partnership tender to bring six brands on board for...

TfL opens Elizabeth Line commercial partnership tender to bring six brands on board for the launch | City A.M. Transport for London (TfL) today announced...

Study reveals passengers’ HS2 expectations

Study reveals passengers’ HS2 expectations A new report from Transport Focus, in conjunction with HS2 Ltd, suggests that potential passengers have high expectations of technology...

First Elizabeth Line trains run from Paddington for testing

First Elizabeth Line trains run from Paddington for testing The first Crossrail trains have started running from Paddington to Reading this week. First Elizabeth Line...

Vivarail targets summer running for new battery unit

Vivarail targets summer running for new battery unit Vivarail’s first two-car battery unit is in the final-build stages and is due to run on the...

Steam locomotive Douglas given a new repaint for the RAF 100th Anniversary

Steam locomotive Douglas given a new repaint for the RAF 100th Anniversary This morning, the Talyllyn Railway, in North Wales, has revealed that steam locomotive...

Two original Midland Metro trams saved from the scrap heap – RailStaff

Two original Midland Metro trams saved from the scrap heap - RailStaff Midland Metro has been unable to find a buyer for its original fleet...

RAIB to probe elderly woman dragged into tunnel after being trapped by train door

RAIB to probe elderly woman dragged into tunnel after being trapped by train door The RAIB has launched an investigation into an incident on 31...

This is why MPs think the Virgin Trains collapse could pave the way for...

This is why MPs think the Virgin Trains collapse could pave the way for direct rail from Grimsby to London - Grimsby Telegraph Previous bids...

Spalding gridlock fears over freight train plans – Spalding Guardian

Spalding gridlock fears over freight train plans - Spalding Guardian Spalding’s level crossings could halt road traffic for 24 minutes in every hour once work...

UK railway research network established – Railway Gazette

UK railway research network established - Railway Gazette The Quinton Rail Technology Centre near Long Marston will be among the facilities used as part of...

RSSB calls for ‘scientific approach’ to train seats

RSSB calls for ‘scientific approach’ to train seats The RSSB (Rail Safety and Standards Board) is calling on the rail industry to develop “a more...

KiwiRail in profit despite earthquake impacts

NEW Zealand’s national railway, KiwiRail has posted a half-year profit of $NZ 15m ($US 11m) for the six months to December 31 2017.   KiwiRail in...

It is hard to come to terms with the farce that is Abellio ScotRail...

It is hard to come to terms with the farce that is Abellio ScotRail     It is hard to come to terms with the farce that...

Controversial rail policing merger is thrown into doubt – The Scotsman

Controversial plans to integrate railway policing into Police Scotland have been thrown into doubt after the scheduled start date was delayed.   Controversial rail policing merger...

Alstom: Industry must start work bringing hydrogen trains to UK immediately

Alstom, the supplier who are leading the race to put hydrogen-powered rolling stock on track in Europe, has said that Jo Johnson’s ambition to...