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Last call for RVE Meet The Buyer

Supplier applications for RVE Meet The Buyer at Modern Railways RVE close tomorrow (16 August). RVE Meet The Buyer is set to be bigger … Read More

South Eastern competition axed

The Department for Transport has cancelled the competition for a new South Eastern franchise. Incumbent operator Govia will continue … Read More

University station redevelopment by 2021

A public consultation on the designs for a redeveloped University station in Edgbaston, Birmingham is planned later this summer, while … Read More

South Shields interchange opens

A new transport interchange at South Shields, including a relocated Tyne & Wear Metro station, opened on Sunday 4 August. The £21 … Read More

Levenmouth reopening moves forward

The Scottish Government is to take forward the reopening of the rail link to Levenmouth to the next stage of development. The prospective … Read More

Four more buyers at RVE as application deadline nears

RVE Meet The Buyer continues to grow with a further four buyers now signed up for the 2019 show. Suppliers have just over a week remaining … Read More

LNER Azuma makes Scottish debut

The first LNER Azuma worked in passenger service from the North East and Scotland on 1 August. Nine-car bi-mode No 800104 formed the … Read More

GA Flirt enters passenger service

Greater Anglia has introduced its first Stadler Flirt bi-mode unit into passenger service. Four-car unit No 755410 was the first of … Read More

Hitachi trains for East Midlands Railway

Abellio has ordered a fleet of 33×5-car bi-mode trains from Hitachi for the new East Midlands Railway franchise, due to start … Read More

PM backs NPR acceleration

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has backed plans for Northern Powerhouse Rail between Leeds and Manchester, pledging to fund the central … Read More

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