Tag: Scunthorpe

Book Review: Steam around Doncaster in the 1960s by Keith W. Platt

This book is the author’s personal recollection of scenes that were everyday…

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TransPennine Express launch sign language service for rail customers

A brand new scheme is being introduced by TransPennine Express in a…

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Railway stations in the North benefit from £100k accessibility boost

Railway stations in the North are now fitted with electronic devices which…

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Cleethorpes railway worker to Retire after 45 years

TransPennine Express Driver Manager Dean Lancaster is to retire on Friday the…

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Hunslet 0-6-0 Austerity saddle tank to join Mid Norfolk Railway for 2022

Mid Norfolk Railway has announced that 0-6-0 saddle tank United Steel Company…

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Essential repairs to one-of-a-kind Keadby Canal / Railway Bridge in Lincolnshire

Network Rail undertakes essential repairs to one-of-a-kind Keadby Canal Bridge in North…

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Northern Belle doubles up steam locomotive tours to ‘cope with demand’

The Coronavirus vaccine is beginning to bring infection rates in the UK…

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Expansion of Transpennine Express Cleaning Programme Creates New Jobs

Train operating company Transpennine Express has announced an investment into their cleaning…

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Scunthorpe landslip means no trains for seven days due to repair work

Network Rail is urging passengers to check before travelling between Scunthorpe and…

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TransPennine Express issues DO NOT TRAVEL warning as floods hit South Yorkshire again

Flooding in the Kirk Sandall area means some trains by Northern and…

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