Train Operating Companies

Designers on board London Bridge transformation

Network Rail today announced the successful bidders for two major design contracts for the redevelopment of London Bridge station and the remodelling and resignalling of the railway infrastructure in the London Bridge area. The work at...

Network Rail announces interim results

Network Rail  announced its interim results for the six months to 30 September 2010 recognising the scale of the challenges facing it, and the industry as a whole, in the months and years ahead. The company reports...

Train performance hit by severe Winter weather

The severe winter weather continues to affect train performance across most parts of the country. During the 28 day period up to 11 December (period nine), especially in Scotland, the north east and across the south...

Plans unveiled for East Croydon footbridge

Network Rail has unveiled new images of a £20m footbridge planned for East Croydon station which will increase capacity, make it easier for passengers to move around and eventually open up a new link between businesses...

Public invited to have its say on the West Midlands Travel Plan

People have the chance to have their say on the future of public transport in the West Midlands. Centro is inviting businesses and the public to give their views on the Local Transport Plan (LTP) at a number of exhibitions...

Heathrow Express offers more Help for Heroes

Heathrow Express has increased their Armed Forces discount to 50% off. The HM Forces discount has risen by 16% for adult express class tickets and 10% of these sales will be donated to the Help for Heroes charity. Richard...

Toll roads are no answer to congestion, says campaign group

The M6 Toll in the West Midlands has been a costly failure and the Government should not rely on them to solve transport problems, according to a new report released today by Campaign for Better Transport. Earlier...

Improvement works means changes to Virgin Trains’ services over August Bank Holiday weekend

There will be alterations to services over the August Bank Holiday weekend because of route improvement work but the principal travel days of Friday and Bank Holiday Monday will see near normal services operating. On the Saturday work will be...

Twice as many passengers and freight to use the railway by 2035

Twice as many passengers and a doubling of freight by 2035 is predicted in a new document published today, looking at long term planning for the rail industry, 'Planning Ahead'. With our roads getting more congested and the need to...
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Interim report on Port Talbot track worker fatalities reveals “there was no safe system of work in place”

Network Rail has released an interim report into the fatalities that occurred at Margam, near Port Talbot in...
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Gian Paolo Gotelli to head up TX Logistik

Rail logistics group TX Logistik has appointed Gian Paolo Gotelli as its new CEO. TX Logistik, which was founded in...

First train for Shanghai Metro line 14 completed

The first driverless metro train for Shanghai Metro’s Line 14 has rolled off the assembly line in CRRC Nanjing Puzhen.

The role of apprenticeships in filling the skills gap

Rail Forum Midlands talks about the skills gap and what its doing to bridge it

New train protection system for Irish Rail

Above - CPC commercial manager John Mogridge and Egis systems integration lead François Pignard looking at the in-cab display for the...