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Cyclists for Dunwich Dynamo must book ahead to reserve space on...

Greater Anglia has announced that cyclists that will be taking part in the Dunwich Dynamo cycle event in July should be taking note of...
Network Rail launch Leeds Station Safety Week 2018

Network Rail launch Leeds Station Safety Week 2018

Network Rail, along with the British Transport Police, Leeds United Foundation and Virgin Trains East Coast have launched Leeds Station Safety Week to teach...
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CrossCountry mobile tickets expanded to Newcastle International Airport

CrossCountry has announced that two of the region's biggest transport providers have come together to offer easier access to the North East's largest airport,...
Arriva Rail North 150142 passes 322485 at Skipton

PLAN AHEAD: RMT confirm Northern Rail strike to go ahead this...

The Rail Union, RMT, has confirmed that strike action on Northern Rail will go ahead this Thursday and Saturday. The strike action is for the...
Network Rail's new Chief Executive

Meet Network Rail’s new Chief Executive

Network Rail has announced that Andrew Haines OBE has been appointed as new Chief Executive. Andrew has had a wide range of roles in the...
Two people fined for trespassing

SHOCKING footage of misuse of Thurrock railway level crossing

Network Rail has released some shocking footage showing the scale of misuse at Grays station level crossing, as two people are fined for trespassing. Mr...
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45,000 train journeys made on South Western Railway services for the...

South Western Railway has announced that 45,000 passenger journeys were made between London Waterloo and Windsor and Eton Riverside for the Royal Wedding over...
Extra 12 carriage trains into London from Great Western Railway

Extra 12 carriage trains arriving into London before 9am from Great...

Great Western Railway is providing nearly 500 extra seats into London Paddington before 9 am after the train operating company increased the number of...
Bradford upgrade set for Bank Holiday weekend

Passengers in Bradford urged to check before travelling ahead of railway...

Network Rail is advising rail passengers in Bradford to plan ahead as they upgrade the railway in Bradford as part of the Great North...
First ever electric train travels from Birmingham to Bromsgrove

First ever electric train travels from Birmingham to Bromsgrove

West Midlands Railway has announced that the first ever electric train has travelled from Birmingham to Bromsgrove. The train operator made the historic journey on...
Kirkstall Forge gets extra train services

Northern Rail update on May timetable change

Northern have commented on their timetable change that took effect on 20th May 2018, and the cancellations and delays which have been incurred this...
Northern 150140 at Nelson railway station

‘Meltdown Monday’ should end Britain’s privatised railways says RMT

The Rail Union, RMT, has said that 'Meltdown Monday' should spell the end of the privatised 'chaos' on Britain's Railways. This comes after the May...
Swanage Railway Diesel gala and beer festival makes history

Locomotives make history at the Swanage Railway Diesel Gala and Beer...

The Swanage Railway has announced that different locomotives have made history over their Diesel Gala and Beer Festival weekend. The Swanage Railway Diesel Gala and...
Cambridge North rail station

Over 250,000 passengers for Cambridge North rail station in its first...

Greater Anglia has announced that East Anglia's newest railway station, Cambridge North, has welcomed more than 250,000 visitors during its first year of being...
Eurostar

London to Paris by train from just £29! Summer savings from...

Eurostar, the cross-Europe train operator, will be releasing thousands of special offer tickets to help you get a quick breakaway, for less! Great value offers...
Heart of Wales line to be celebrate with trains and art from Arriva Trains Wales

Trains via the ‘Art of Wales’ line..!

Arriva Trains Wales have announced that four talented artists will be opening up their studios to the public along the Heart of Wales Line...
Epping Ongar Railway welcome 1959 tube train

Heritage London Underground train returns to the Epping Ongar Railway

This week, the Epping Ongar Railway have announced that a heritage 1959 stock tube train has arrived on a low loader at North Weald. The...
Warwick Castle

Be like a Royal this weekend with Chiltern Railways

Train operating company, Chiltern Railways, is encouraging its passengers that haven't been invited to the upcoming Royal Wedding to explore the attractions along their...