Plans to introduce a national rail freight growth target could be heavily undermined
“This industry has really quite gone to sleep in the last two or three years. It has lost its place in the sun. We need to push to think differently.”
Network Rail has commenced the final stage of the refurbishment of Barmouth Viaduc
BRETT RING, VP of Commercial at SilverRail, says rail must address cost, convenience and comfort to encourage greener travel decisions
Debate over whether the number of passenger trains should be reduced, to provide more capacity for freight, has been accentuated by the pandemic.
Network Rail is to increase working near Oxford station from 12 to 24 hours a day, after a project to improve the station was temporarily halted.
A home has been found for the officially preserved three-car Class 313 suburban electric multiple unit
TransPennine Express has confirmed that its troubled ‘Nova 3’ diesel-powered trains will be withdrawn at the December timetable change.
The first refurbished Southeastern Class 395 Javelin has re-entered passenger service.
BEN JONES reports
DB Cargo has put its last five active Class 90 25kV AC electric locomotives into storage
Transpennine Express has suffered another setback with the discovery of body cracks on some of its CAF Mk 5a locomotive-hauled coaches.