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Latest Issue: October 2019

EMR heralds new dawn
• Corby electrification
• Hitachi bi-modes coming
• Regional revolution

RVE Show 2019
24-page special supplement

HS2 in the balance
Cost and schedule challenges

Nova 3 enters service
• ‘68s’ across the Pennines
• TPE transformation begins

Heathrow surface access
• ‘345’ reaches T5
• Crunch time for Western Link

East London line 20tph plan


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