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Airedale Hospital in Keighley WINS Pacer train in competition

Three groups in Northern England have won a Pacer train carriage for community use as part of the Transform a Pacer competition.

Airedale Hospital in Keighley among 17 organisations in the running to...

Airedale Hospital, in Keighley, has been announced as one of the 17 organisations in the running for a Pacer as the Government-run Transform a Pacer competition comes to a close.

First of a Kind 2020 launched to find new innovative railway...

Organisations developing technology focused on making rail journeys faster and greener could receive a share of £9.4 million to bring make their ideas a reality.

Closed lines set for reopening? Grant Shapps reveals 2020 vision in...

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps is visiting the North East of England today to commit to reinvigorating rail connections for communities.

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...

Department for Transport plans could see old lines reopened

The Department for Transport has confirmed that it is working alongside a variety of groups, exploring the possibility of reopening lines originally closed in...

Progress made on East West Railway

The UK's Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, has welcomed the latest milestone for East West Rail during a visit to Bicester He met with Network Rail...

One click compensation for rail passengers

The Department for Transport has announced new rules that will make it easier for rail passengers to claim compensation for delays and disruption. The simple...

Government calls halt on CrossCountry franchise bidding

Chris Grayling, Transport Secretary in the UK, has launched a review into Britain's railways. The review is the most significant since privatisation and will consider...

Rail passengers let down by industry failures… ORR concludes

The Office of Rail and Road has published its report into what caused the May 2018 timetable disruption. The inquiry found that Network Rail, Govia...

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Book Review: North British Type 2 Bo-Bo Diesel-Electric Class 21 and...

Published a couple of months ago, this new release from publishers Pen & Sword is part of their Locomotive Portfolio series and covers Class 21 and 29 Bo-Bo Diesel-Electric locomotives.