An update on the Heritage Lottery funded second platform at the East Somerset Railway

An update on the Heritage Lottery funded second platform at the East Somerset Railway The East Somerset Railway has released an update into the Heritage...

New trains for Northern start British tests | Railnews | Today’s news for Tomorrow’s...

New trains for Northern start British tests | Railnews | Today's news for Tomorrow's railway TESTS of new CAF trains for Northern have been launched...

Intercity Express failure stranded 400 passengers | Railnews | Today’s news for Tomorrow’s railway

Intercity Express failure stranded 400 passengers | Railnews | Today's news for Tomorrow's railway AN inquiry has been launched by GWR after a new Class...

TransPennine upgrade works will shut down route for almost five years

TransPennine upgrade works will shut down route for almost five years To achieve the improvements envisaged through the TransPennine upgrade, Network Rail will have to...

HS2 land purchase costs triple in six years, ‘significant uncertainty’ remains

HS2 land purchase costs triple in six years, ‘significant uncertainty’ remains HS2 Ltd’s acquisition of properties has been criticised for soaring costs and slow payments...

Fare collection competition concerns raised – Railway Gazette

Fare collection competition concerns raised - Railway Gazette UK: The market for ticket gates is 'a near-monopoly, with buyers of gates potentially paying too much',...

Saphos Trains launches Class 40 tour programme – Heritage Railway

Saphos Trains launches Class 40 tour programme – Heritage Railway Saphos Trains has somewhat surprisingly announced a short programme of exclusive railtours featuring restored Class...

Tornado main line comeback aimed for September 29 – Heritage Railway

Tornado main line comeback aimed for September 29 – Heritage Railway A1 Peppercorn Pacific No. 60163 is set to return to main line traffic on...

Steam locomotive Lyn arrives at the Welsh Highland Railway

Steam locomotive Lyn arrives at the Welsh Highland Railway The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways have announced that steam locomotive Lyn has arrived at Dinas...

Class 50 locomotive to visit the Nene Valley Railway

Class 50 locomotive to visit the Nene Valley Railway The Nene Valley Railway have announced that Class 50 locomotive 50015 Valiant will be visiting them...

An update on steam locomotive No.60532 Blue Peter

An update on steam locomotive No.60532 Blue Peter LNWR Heritage has released an update on the overhaul work that is ongoing to steam locomotive No.60532...

SRPS: Scots enjoy steam with cream – Heritage Railway

SRPS: Scots enjoy steam with cream – Heritage Railway Scottish Railway Preservation Society officials are pleased with their decision to repeat last year’s ‘one-off’ August...

‘Number Nine’ hits hot spot – Heritage Railway

‘Number Nine’ hits hot spot – Heritage Railway JOHN Cameron’s A4 No. 60009 Union of South Africa hit a hot spot on Thursday, July 26...

Steam trains to run throughout the night at the South Devon Railway Golden Anniversary...

Steam trains to run throughout the night at the South Devon Railway Golden Anniversary Gala The South Devon Railway has announced that they will be...

Eurostar staff set for more strike action

Eurostar staff set for more strike action RMT has announced that Eurostar staff are set to take further strike action over bad  working conditions The rail...

Bucket and Spade trains go down a treat in Essex

Bucket and Spade trains go down a treat in Essex Greater Anglia has announced that hundreds of families in Essex enjoyed Bucket & Spade trains...

Work begins on new Robroyston railway station

Work begins on new Robroyston railway station ScotRail has announced that work has begun on the new Robroyston railway station, which will serve a 1,600...

Safety plea to pedestrians after shocking near miss in Birkdale, Merseyside

Safety plea to pedestrians after shocking near miss in Birkdale, Merseyside Network Rail and Merseyrail today issued a plea to pedestrians to use Crescent Road...

Compensation boost for delayed Northern passengers | Railnews | Today’s news for Tomorrow’s railway

Compensation boost for delayed Northern passengers | Railnews | Today's news for Tomorrow's railway Updated 10.54 (Transport Focus) COMPENSATION for passengers on Northern affected by...