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Escape the Cold This Christmas at the National Railway Museum

As the nights draw in and the temperature drops, it can be hard to think of something to do on a cold weekend. Fear not!...
390043 at Warrington Bank Quay

Virgin Trains West Coast and RMT Announce Strike Action

RMT, which is the Rail Union in the UK, has announced that members of staff on Virgin Trains West Coast services will be taking...
Lionheart station AVR Credit Aln Valley Railway FB Page Mince Pie Specials

Aln Valley Railway To Haul Mince Pie Specials This Month!

The Aln Valley Railway has announced that they will run Mince Pie Specials services in late December. These special trains are perfect for anyone...
55022 "Royal Scots Grey" running as 55018 "Ballymoss" at Bridgenorth, SVR Credit Martin Walker

Locomotive Diesels Ltd buys two Deltics

Arrangements have been made between Beaver Sports (Yorkshire) Ltd and Locomotive Diesels Ltd (a division of Locomotive Services Ltd) this will see Class 55...
DB Cargo UK Begin work on £6 million WOlverhampton centre

DB Cargo begins work on £6 Million Wolverhampton Logistics Centre

DB Cargo UK has begun work on their new £6 Million Logistics Centre in Wolverhampton. The Rail Freight Operator needs to increase their capacity...
Gloucestshire Warwickshire Steam Railway Santa Specials

Santa Specials more popular than ever at the GWSR

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway has announced that its Santa Specials are to break records again as the last seats are taken. The Santa season...
Greater Anglia

The 12 Kens of Christmas with Greater Anglia

Last month, Greater Anglia introduced Ken The Fare Guru to everyone. Throughout December, he will be giving everyone money saving tips for train travel. He...
London Underground could soon have 4G Mobile Network

4G Mobile Coverage Could Soon Be On The Tube

Transport for London has made significant progress on delivering 4G Mobile coverage on the tube network following a trial on the Waterloo and City...
London Midland Cycling

London Midland Wins Top Cycle Award

London Midland has announced that it has won a top cycling award at the National Cycle-Rail Awards 2017. Velo Birmingham partnered up with the train...

Grand Central Look To Future Transport Solutions

Grand Central has announced it has launched a new report to explore the future of Demand Responsive Transport. This is to support the Community Transport...

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The Great Western Society - A Tale Of Endeavour & Success is a new book from Pen and Sword, and was released in 2019 - here is our review!