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Five years for Oldham town centre Metrolink line

Metrolink’s popular Oldham town centre line celebrates its fifth anniversary last weekend with an impressive track record. Around 60,000 tram passenger journeys are being made...

Local community brightens up Milton Keynes station entrance

Local children have come together with community volunteers and railway staff, to fill new planters outside Milton Keynes station. Great Linford Scouts were joined by...

Stagecoach joins forces with ACoRP to promote stronger communities

Stagecoach has joined forces with ACoRP to harness the power of the railway to boost regional economies and promote stronger communities. This joint approach will support...

Funding available for East Devon Line Community Rail projects

Up to £10,000 is available to help pay for community projects on or linked to the East Devon Line and its stations thanks to...

District line celebrates 150 years of serving London

TfL has announced a series of events to celebrate the District line's 150th anniversary. The line, which initially consisted of five stations, opened on 24...

Grayling and Burnham hail Greater Manchester tram network as model for new opportunities

A shared commitment to expanding the Greater Manchester tram network through tram-train services, enabling faster, more reliable journeys across the network and cutting congestion,...

Maritime Transport and DB Cargo UK announce agreement to increase UK railfreight capacity

Two of the UK’s largest freight operators have announced plans to combine their expertise to increase railfreight capacity and competition in the intermodal market. After...

Railway station volunteers to be recognised at prestigious awards ceremony in Telford this year

Railway station volunteers from across the country will be recognised at a special awards ceremony in Shropshire, later this year. The Association of Community Rail...

Spot Greater Anglia’s new trains on test in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex

Watch out for Greater Anglia’s brand new trains – which are being tested in daylight on more routes in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex from...

West Coast Railway Co receives Railfuture award for Lakes Line service

A heritage rail company that stepped in to provide an emergency summer train service on the Lakes Line when Northern couldn't run trains in...

New Caledonian Sleeper trains in London Euston test run

Caledonian Sleeper’s new carriages made their first trial run to London Euston today (Tuesday 22 January) ahead of their launch later this year. The overnight...

Vital weekend works set to affect rail journey in South Wales

Work is due to get underway on Network Rail’s scheme to complete the electrification of the railway between Bristol Parkway and Cardiff. The work will...
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Network Rail launches initiative at Leeds station to tackle period poverty

Leeds station has now installed new vending machines in its toilets, offering free sanitary products to prevent issues caused by period poverty. Network Rail’s new...

Edinburgh bridges set for makeover as drivers warned over possible disruption

A £1.7m project to repair and re-paint two railway bridges in Edinburgh City Centre will get underway in January 2022. Network Rail will begin work...

Specialist trains help deliver improvements for Network Rail

Network Rail has delivered improvements to the ‘Heart of Wessex’ line, between Dorset and Wiltshire, using two unique trains. During a 16-day closure, starting 18...

Intercity operator gets accreditation for accessible website

Avanti West Coast says it is the first train operator to win an accreditation from the Shaw Trust for the accessibility of its website. Accordingly,...