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Strikes: Government unveils temporary staff legislation

A law designed to allow businesses to employ agency workers to fill staffing gaps during strikes has been unveiled by the government. The law has...

RMT confirms strikes will go ahead on Thursday

The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) has said that talks on Tuesday have broken down without agreement. As a consequence, action...

A day of national strike action

Today, 40,000 staff and 10,000 London Underground union members are on strike. Both are represented by RMT, which, in the case of national rail workers,...

TfSE launches consultation on £45bn plan

Transport for the South East (TfSE) has launched a 12-week public consultation on a £45 billion plan that sets out the steps to decarbonise...

Frustration over lack of TfL deal

The deputy mayor of London for transport, Seb Dance, has said that there has been "a frustrating lack of progress with the Government in...

Transport for the North outlines shared positions as part of revised Strategic Transport Plan

Transport for the North outlines the region’s shared positions as part of work to revise the Strategic Transport Plan and enhance mobility for people...

Transport Secretary: Consultation on primary legislative changes to reform our railways

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps says his department is seeking views on primary legislative changes required to effect rail reform as set out in the...

Women In Transport confirms cross-party support for making women feel safe while travelling on the transport network

Women in Transport has announced the continued support of parliamentarians from across the political spectrum in addressing the under-representation of women in the transport...

Green light for £55 million Scottish Government investment in decarbonisation

The first phase of a rail decarbonisation scheme to electrify the Fife route has been approved to move to construction phase. The scheme has been...

Morton addresses staff moves to new GBR HQ

Rail Minister Wendy Morton has addressed a question about which roles will be moving from the Department for Transport to the new Great British...

West Coast Partnership Stakeholder Conference discusses future aspirations for rail

Industry figures were joined by politicians to discuss the future aspirations for rail at a major conference organised by the West Coast Partnership (WCP). The...

Design for Nairobi’s new Central Railway Station and public realm unveiled

As part of the UK-Kenya Strategic Partnership, the UK and Kenyan governments have today launched the final design of Nairobi’s new Central Railway Station...
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Transport for London: Second entrance at Hackney Central station opens

A new entrance has opened at Hackney Central, on Graham Road, helping to ease congestion, provide more direct access to the town centre and...

RM3 e-learning launched by ORR to improve management of health and safety risks

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has launched a new online learning platform for health and safety professionals to gain a further understanding...

Story Plant open new depot in Birmingham

Story Plant Limited's new Birmingham Depot in Kings North has been formally opened, as the rail plant hire company expands its UK footprint. The expansion...

Two wheels, two days, one very good cause

The Railway Children has revealed details of its Coast to Coast Cycle 2022 – a classic two-day bike ride from the west coast to...