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Edinburgh Tram Inquiry in August

Review of why project was delayed and exceeded budget set to begin The first hearing of the Edinburgh Tram Inquiry is to take place … Read More

Night tube policing plans set out

Increased police presence for overnight services from September Transport for London has revealed that more than 100 British Transport … Read More

Alstom takes full control of SSL

Balfour Beatty to sell its share of joint venture signalling company Alstom is to become sole owner of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL), … Read More

Bank holiday work goes ahead

Network Rail to carry out extensive improvement programme as planned Network Rail is to carry out a major bank holiday works programme … Read More

TfL set for suburban takeover

Pay as you go fare cut when services out of Liverpool Street transfer on 31 May Transport for London is preparing to take over operation … Read More

Rail strike called off

Unions suspend action following revised offer from Network Rail The RMT and TSSA unions have called off strike action which was planned … Read More

WCR keeps safety certificate

But ORR issues operator with improvement notice The Office of Rail and Road has not revoked the safety certificate of charter operator … Read More

Freight moved continues to fall

But significant international growth in Q4 The total amount of freight moved by rail in 2014-15 fell by 2.2% year on year, according … Read More

Metrolink summer closure

Eight-week blockade planned as part of Second City Crossing work Work to rebuild the St Peter’s Square stop on the Manchester Metrolink … Read More

Roberts to leave ATOC and RDG

Current head to step down at end of year Michael Roberts is to step down from his combined roles of Director General of the Rail Delivery … Read More


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