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Monthly Archives: October 2019

Stadler to build additional 15 intercity trains for WESTbahn

Stadler has announced that it is building 15 double-decker KISS trains for the Austrian company WESTbahn.

East Midlands Railway collaborates with local business for World Vegan Day

East Midlands Railway has announced that it has collaborated with local ‘Love Vegan’ bar creator to give selected First Class passengers a free vegan snack to enjoy on their journey to celebrate World Vegan Day on Friday 1 November.

RailAdvent Website – Looking ahead into 2020 and beyond

As you may have noticed from our announcements, this week saw an upgrade to the systems which run the RailAdvent website.

Six trains to Harrogate is coming this December thanks to LNER Azumas

London North Eastern Railway has announced that it will introduce new Azuma services between Harrogate and London King’s Cross from 15 December 2019.

Steam locomotive 13268 reaches wheely good milestone

The Stanier Mogul Fund has announced that its Stanier Mogul steam locomotive number 13268 has been re-wheeled as part of its ongoing overhaul.

Over 200 children learn about railway safety at Leeds station

Hundreds of children from 15 schools across West Yorkshire have been getting stuck in with activities as part of Leeds Station Safety Week.
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Southeastern to run dual trial Of “Hidden Disability” Awareness Schemes

Southeastern is rolling out trial schemes of the JAM card and Sunflower Lanyard in a joint approach.

£4 million upgrade to Keighley railway station is coming

Network Rail has announced that it is investing over £4million to upgrade Keighley station, which will bring improvements to the passengers who use the station.

More rail investment is coming for North East and Highland passengers

Network Rail Scotland are investing £4.5 million in plans to prevent infrastructure failures and to reduce the time needed to repair failures.

An update on steam locomotive No. 10 from the Corris Railway

The Corris Railway has released an update on their new build steam locomotive, Falcon No. 10.

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