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5 November 2015

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Win tickets to the London Model Engineering Exhibition

Win tickets to the London Model Engineering Exhibition

19 November 2015

The Railway Magazine has teamed up with the London Model Engineering Exhibition to offer three lucky families the opportunity to win tickets to its 20th anniversary event, which runs from Friday 15th - Sunday 17th January, 2016 at the Alexandra Palace, London.

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Shock as 'selfies' taken on active foot crossing

Shock as 'selfies' taken on active foot crossing

5 November 2015

British Transport Police (BTP) and Network Rail have issued a stark warning to users of a foot crossing at Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, after users were captured on CCTV posing for ‘selfies’ or taking pictures of family members using mobile phones. 

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Feature Articles

The Welsh narrow gauge at Easter 1949

The Welsh narrow gauge at Easter 1949

5 November 2015

In the spring of 1949, Welsh narrow gauge railways were at their lowest ebb. Using many rare colour photographs taken at Easter that year, Dan Quine describes the parlous state of several railways during those fragile times.

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FGW rebranding just a bold marketing exercise

5 November 2015

YOUR report that FGW is to re-brand to GWR (October 2015) provided a moment of fantasy. 

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How a Virgin Pendolino got the X-Men branding

7 April 2014

Branding a train with a vinyl wrap or selective vinyl patches is a complex and interesting activity. Here for the first time, courtesy of Stewart Signs and Virgin Trains, is a speeded up stage-by-stage view of the process from the initial discussion and design stage to the application of the vinyls to the full sized train. Pendolino No. 390155 was launched into traffic by stars Hugh Jackman and James McAvoy at London Euston on March 31.

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Current Issue: Nov 2015

Issue Nov 2015

The RM archive: Back for the Future
New heritage branch line opens
Electrification costs triple for Great Western
Exclusive DVD offers
Christmas gifts guide
Chiltern begins Evergreen 3 services

John Vaughan: Behind the lens
Before the HSTs
Welsh narrow gauge in 1949


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