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Helsinki metro opens western extension

Helsinki City Transport has opened the capital's city's western metro extension to the neighbouring city of Espoo.

US sets out $153bn Northeast Corridor rail upgrade plan

The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration has released a plan to improve the capacity, reliability, connectivity and performance of passenger services on the Northeast Corridor. The 457-mile-long railway line is one of the country's busiest and passes through...

Eurostar sale did represent value for money, says NAO report

The National Audit Office (NAO) has said the sale of the government's 40 per cent stake in Eurostar did represent value for money for the UK taxpayer. The sale, which raised £757 million, was "run effectively" and generated proceeds well...

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Well-known public figures thank rail workers – and remind us all to ‘be safe, be patient, be kind’

A host of well-known politicians, sports stars and media personalities have said “thank you” to railway staff...

Transport for London to extend use of RISQS supplier qualification scheme

Transport for London (TfL) has extended its use of rail-industry body RSSB’s Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS), which will now be...

BTP praised for cracking down on County Lines gangs

Priti Patel MP, the Home Secretary, has praised the impact of a nationwide crackdown on county lines drug dealing by forces including...

First large HS2 structure starts to come together

Components for one of the first large structures to be built as part of the HS2 high-speed rail project have arrived on...

GTR staff cover over 800 miles for NHS

To raise cash for NHS staff and volunteers caring for Covid-19 patients, a group of railway workers has cycled, walked and jogged...