ORR publishes Network Rail investigation findings

The Office of Rail and Road has published its findings from its investigation into Network Rail's impact on poor performance in the North West.

Priti Patel praises work of British Transport Police on County Lines crackdown

The UK's Home Secretary has praised the crackdown on county lines drug dealing by the British Transport Police and other forces.

Pete Waterman and Alex Payne join forces with Network Rail to thank rail staff

Sports stars and media personalities joined politicians to say thank you to rail staff for keeping freight and critical workers moving during COVID-19.

£9m investment to Chiltern embankment at Harbury to mean more reliable railway

Major upgrade work to improve a railway embankment in Warwickshire will mean a more reliable railway for passengers who travel on the Chiltern Main Line.

Famous Harry Potter viaduct at Glenfinnan marks final salute to NHS workers

The Glenfinnan Viaduct, used in the Harry Potter films, was once again lit up blue to show support with key workers and NHS workers.

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LMS Ivatt 2 (2-6-0 and 2-6-2T) steam locomotives – Class Information

Built to meet the lower power-classed traffic demands of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway, the Ivatt Class 2s would not only modernise and...

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose...

GWR 42XX, 5205, 5275 and 72XX Classes of steam locomotives –...

Built for short-distance heavy coal trains, the 4200s and variations played a key part in the transport of Welsh coal. Once exploring the working careers...