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Greater Anglia to enhance cycle parking security at 13 stations

22nd February 2019

Greater Anglia is improving cycle parking security at 13 of its stations following a review of all bike parking across […]

Former Prince’s Trust trainees start their careers with South Western Railway

22nd February 2019

Two of the latest recruits to join South Western Railway (SWR) are graduates of The Prince’s Trust and SWR’s customer […]

A range of improvements are being made to trains on the Cross City line

22nd February 2019

Trains on the Cross City line (Lichfield – Birmingham – Redditch/Bromsgrove) are currently undergoing a major overhaul, to improve the […]

Nexus staff celebrate management training success

21st February 2019

Editorial credit: Moomusician / More than 50 staff at Nexus are celebrating the completion of a nationally recognised management […]

Eurotunnel introduces automatic face recognition technology designed and developed by IN Groupe

19th February 2019

Eurotunnel and IN Groupe (formerly Imprimerie Nationale) have today signed, in the presence of Xavier Bertrand, President of the Hauts-de-France […]

​A trip to confidence

19th February 2019

Nine young people with learning difficulties from Flitwick, Houghton Regis, and Luton were given a day out with Thameslink station […]

GWR celebrates nearly 170 years of Cornwall’s railway with Long Rock Depot Open Day

18th February 2019

Editorial credit: Paul J Martin / GWR has announced they will open the doors of the Long Rock Maintenance […]

New class 385 electric train for Glasgow Central routes

18th February 2019

ScotRail has taken another step to provide better services for customers, with the introduction of the latest brand-new Hitachi class […]

Rail industry publishes radical proposals for once-in-a-generation reform of fares system

18th February 2019

Proposals represent industry’s first contribution to the Williams Review with a call for preparatory work to begin now including government, […]

New footpath at iconic Glenfinnan Viaduct to support tourism

15th February 2019

Work has begun on a new footpath with several viewing areas overlooking the iconic Glenfinnan Viaduct. Passenger numbers to the […]

Greater Anglia draws up Braintree – Witham Line improvement plan

14th February 2019

Plans to improve reliability on the Braintree – Witham rail line have been drawn up by Greater Anglia. The plan […]

Stagecoach operation of East Midlands Trains extended

13th February 2019

Editorial credit: Willy Barton / Stagecoach is to continue its successful track record of running East Midlands Trains for […]

New Transport for Wales Director appointed for North Wales

13th February 2019

Transport for Wales have appointed Lee Robinson as Development Director for North Wales, a key role in transforming transport across […]

New, longer Sheringham station platform to be installed ready for new trains

12th February 2019

Greater Anglia is to improve services for passengers travelling to and from Sheringham, by installing a brand-new platform at the […]

SWR welcomes Kelly Marshall, Purbeck’s first Community Rail Partnership Officer

11th February 2019

South Western Railway has provided funding to Purbeck Community Rail Partnership (PCRP) to employ a dedicated Community Rail Partnership Officer. […]

Virgin Trains offers first Vegan Society-registered wrap

11th February 2019

Image credit: Virgin Trains/Vegan Society Virgin Trains has launched a new wrap approved by the Vegan Society after forming a […]

Leading one of the smallest train operating companies into an exciting new era

10th February 2019

Being the Managing Director of any business is never easy. Ultimately, the actions of the business reflect on you as […]


8th February 2019

Transpennine Express is the first UK train company to introduce WhatsApp for customers. The new customer service channel, which is […]

ScotRail performance reaches five-month high

7th February 2019

The latest performance figures published show that punctuality on Scotland’s railway has reached its highest level since September last year […]

New history boards unveiled to welcome visitors to South Woodham Ferrers by rail

7th February 2019

Information boards illustrating the history of the railway at South Woodham Ferrers have been unveiled at the rail station. The […]

Completion of major Southend Victoria branch line improvements brought forward in response to passenger feedback

6th February 2019

The £46m project work to replace the entire overhead wiring system and structures on the railway between Southend Victoria and […]

GRAHAM takes to the stage at Broadway

6th February 2019

GRAHAM has secured its first ever contract with Transport for London (TfL) following the successful award of the ‘55 Broadway […]