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Transpennine Express launch free days out for families

To give disadvantaged families from across the North a chance to explore some of the great cities or enjoy a trip to the seaside, Transpennine Express have teamed up with the Family Holiday Association. The...
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London’s newest station officially opened

In Enfield, London’s newest station, Meridian Water, was opened 3 June 2019 by Rt Honourable Chris Grayling MP Secretary of State for Transport and Heidi Alexander, Deputy London Mayor for Transport. Also joining the opening...
Intercity Record Train

More seats on trains for Glastonbury Festival

Michael Eavis named Intercity Express Train to carry festival travellers for the first time. GWR will be providing almost 40% more seats for this year’s Glastonbury Festival but are still warning travellers that reservations are...
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Northern announce new penalty fare routes

Northern has announced five new routes on which penalty fares are to be introduced. Penalty fares are in place to discourage people from travelling on trains without first paying for their tickets and will be...
West Midlands Trains to help jobseekers

Dads travel free this Father’s Day with West Midlands Railway

West Midlands Railway has announced that they have a special offer for dads this weekend, with free travel on Father's Day, tomorrow. Special ‘Dads Go Free’ tickets will be available to purchase from railway station...
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New ticket machine at Crosshill to reduce queues

ScotRail has announcd that they have installed a self-service ticket machine at Crosshill station allowing passengers to have quicker access to a variety of tickets. As well as offering card and contactless payments, the new machine...
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Taunton’s multi-million-pound redevelopment gets underway

Preparation work for the multimillion pound regeneration of Taunton Station has got underway with the establishment of a site compound, and the closure of the main car park. Designed to help support the towns economic development...
Mynydd Underbridge

Swansea bridge replacement set to start

The Mynydd Underbridge in Swansea is to have renewal work. The work will commence as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan. Station road, which runs a one-way system close to Liberty Stadium, will close...
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Professional drivers say they base level crossing decisions on their knowledge

More than one in five professional drivers would base a decision on what to do at a level crossing on their knowledge of the train timetable A staggering 23% of professional drivers have admitted that...
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More seats from ScotRail for Proclaimers gig

ScotRail are adding more seats for music fans heading to see the Proclaimers at in Melrose this weekend. Concert-goers will be able to use services on the Borders Railway to travel to Tweedbank – the...
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