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Emma Holden

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I have been around trains at heritage railways all my life. In particular, the narrow gauge trains in Wales, and spent many Duncan days at the Talyllyn Railway when I was younger. I have been a volunteer author for RailAdvent since 2019
Beamish wins top award

Beamish included in top uk experiences

Featuring the top 500 unmissable experiences, the new Lonely Planet's Ultimate United Kingdom Travelist also contains the to sights across Great Britain, Northern Ireland...
St Pancras rail station

Trespasser jailed for climbing on tunnel in London

Near St Pancras International Station, a man who climbed on top of a tunnel which overlooked railway lines, has been jailed. Terry Maher clambered on...
Network Rail East Sussex

East Sussex railway line set to close for four days this...

Network Rail is advising passengers to plan ahead due to work to complete a major upgrade of the line between Lewes and Seaford commences....
West Midlands Railway Wolverhampton workers

Save when you travel Business Class on Eurostar

This week the Wolverhampton Interchange project hit new heights with the completion of the roof in phase one of the new railway station. Contractors Galliford...
Network Rail Extreme Heat Disruptions

Rail passengers thanked for patience during heatwave

From the 26th July passengers are now being thanked for their patience. Passengers are also being advised to check before they travel as services are...
East Midlands Trains to launch new business booking system

East Midlands Customers share their peeves

A study that was commissioned by East Midlands Trains, contained 1,000 British commuters. The study was taken in order to highlight the ease of...
Network Rail

Eastern region appoints route directors

Rob McIntosh, managing director of Network Rail’s Eastern Region, has announced several appointments to his new senior management team. Eastern region is made up from...
Tegan trespasser

Lucky to be alive… teenager tells her story of trespass

Now telling their story, one year on from the day which changed their lives, Hampshire teenager Tegan Stapleton and her mum, Sasha Mullings, are...
Lichfield Trent Valley Train Station.

Rail minister visits zero-emission technology

Rail Minister Andrew Jones reiterated the Department for Transport’s commitment to cleaner and greener rail journeys on the 22 July, as he visited a...
Class 700

Thameslink launch consultation into Harpenden and Luton Timetables

Passengers who use Harpenden and Luton stations are being asked by Thameslink for their views on a temporary timetable change. The change would give Harpenden...