Loughborough Bridge: planning permission granted

Loughborough Bridge: planning permission granted

2 July 2014

The Great Central Railway has taken another step closer to realizing its ‘unified’ dream with the receipt of planning permission to build a bridge across the Midland main line at Loughborough.

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Northern looks for new community rail officer

Northern looks for new community rail officer

27 June 2014

Community Rail Humber (CRH) which supports voluntary rail in east Yorkshire, Hull and northern Lincolnshire is seeking a new part-time support officer.

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National Express keeps c2c franchise for 15 years

National Express keeps c2c franchise for 15 years

27 June 2014

NATIONAL Express has retained its c2c franchise against opposition from Abellio, First Group and MTR. The new franchise will be known as Essex Thameside.

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Feature Articles

New series: Quickfire interviews

New series: Quickfire interviews

8 August 2013

Starting in the September 2013 issue, Steven Knight grills rail industry decision-makers in quickfire interviews. No 1 – John Smith, boss of GB Railfreight.

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Treatment of Great Train Robbery driver

14 November 2013

I AGREE with what you say about the renaming of Train Robbers Bridge (Oct) but not what you say about the treatment of driver Jack Mills by British Railways after the incident.

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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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