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Long Rock Depot

Ticket details for Class 43 locomotive farewell tour

Great Western Railway has announced ticket details for the upcoming Class 43 HST (full set) farewell tour. The tour is to be divided up into several...
Wolverhampton

First stage of Wolverhampton upgrade nearing completion

West Midlands Railway has announced that the steel framework for phase one of City of Wolverhampton’s new railway station building is close to completion. Contractors...
50049 and 50014 through Ealing Broadway

Photos as Class 50 locomotives return to the mainline

GB Railfreight Class 50s, 50007 (as 50014) and 50049 returned to the mainline yesterday, Saturday 23rd March 2019, following their transformation into GBRf livery. Following...
Manchester Victoria concourse

Free toilets are coming to Manchester Victoria

Network Rail has announced that toilet charges are to be scrapped for passengers at Manchester Victoria as part of a £1 million investment. The upgrade...
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Great Western Railway announce Class 43 locomotive farewell charity railtour

Great Western Railway has announced details of a farewell charity railtour for their Class 43 HSTs as they bow out of service after 40...
4771 Green Arrow

Steam locomotive 4771 Green Arrow for potential return? NRM release 15...

The National Railway Museum has released its 15-year strategic plan, listing some of the locomotives set to return and which won't be running any...
Carnoustie level crossing

Carnoustie level crossing upgrade complete

Network Rail has announced that it has successfully completed a £5.5m upgrade of the level crossing on Station Road in Carnoustie. Work completed has included...
Colne

Transport studies secured for Colne by Andrew Stephenson

Pendle MP, Andrew Stephenson, has announced a number of transport improvements for the Colne area. Firstly, he has announced that a fully funded study into a...
Hebden Bridge

Hebden Bridge £2.2 million upgrade completed

Network Rail has announced that Hebden Bridge passengers will now have a much-improved experience following the completion of a £2.2 million investment to upgrade...
GB Railfreight 50s

GB Railfreight unveil Class 50 locomotives

GB Railfreight has unveiled their new-look Class 50 locomotives and their new livery. Class 50s, 50007 and 50049, from the Class 50 Alliance, will be used to...
Stanford le hope

c2c begin Stanford-le-hope redevelopment

Thurrock Council and c2c have announced that they have started a joint redevelopment of Stanford-le-Hope station. Work to demolish the 1960s ticket office and booking...
Class 37

Class 37 locomotive to take part in Greater Anglia charity train

Greater Anglia has announced it will be running a rail enthusiasts' charity charter train on Saturday 18 May to raise funds for East Anglia's...
Prudhoe

Prudhoe railway station extension work to begin

Network Rail and Northern have announced that they will be working together to carry out improvements to Prudhoe station as part of the Great...
Lytham bridge replacement

Blackpool South line reopens following bridge replacement

Network Rail has announced that the railway between Preston and Blackpool South has reopened after two weekends of work to replace a bridge over...
Stratford upon Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon station set for £1.5 million revamp

Network Rail is reminding passengers that a round of improvements, costing £1.5m, is set to start at Stratford-upon-Avon. The work is part of Britain’s Railway...
Greater Anglia logo

Train punctuality continues to improve on Greater Anglia services

Greater Anglia has announced that punctuality across their network was better than average last month, with 9 out of 10 trains running on time. Passengers...
c2c // Credit: Railway News

c2c records best punctuality for nearly 4 years

c2c has announced that they have recorded their best punctuality records for nearly 4 years. Last month, the train operator recorded their best punctuality results...
GWR IET

Delay Repay 15 coming to Great Western Railway

The Department for Transport has announced that Great Western Railway passengers will soon be able to benefit from improved compensation for delays. The launch of...