West Midlands Railway is looking for the region’s Cross City Heroes. The train operator has opened a competition to find […]
 
Passengers at London Paddington can now use the toilets for free after Network Rail removed all charges to use them. […]
 
Dyer & Butler, a multi-disciplined engineering services specialist focused on transport infrastructure including airports, railways and highways, and part of […]
 

Record-breaking 2000th qualified driver at work on GTR

Govia Thameslink Railway, which runs Southern, Thameslink, Great Northern and Gatwick Express, now has over 2,000 qualified drivers, the first […]
 
Nexus, the public body which owns and manages the Tyne and Wear Metro, has scooped an award for a campaign […]
 
Criminal record declarations often do little to accurately predict the risk of re-offending among potential recruits, new research has found. […]
 

Friends of Crewkerne Station Awards

This year the Blackmore Vale Community Rail partnership took part in a light hearted competition between the stations for decorating […]
 

Milestone achieved at York rail depot

VolkerFitzpatrick has installed a new servicing system at York’s Leeman Road rail depot in readiness for the arrival of TransPennine […]
 
Official statistics released for the first time today by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) show there were around […]
 
Following a recent extensive tender process, Tracsis Travel Compensation Services (TTCS) is delighted to announce a new five-year contract win […]
 
The National College for High Speed Rail in Doncaster is hosting an Open Day this January to give future students […]
 

Getting young Londoners onto the right track

Today’s job market is more competitive than ever. Getting that important first job can be a challenge particularly if you […]
 

Railway Children launches first ever sponsored sleepout

Sign up for a charity challenge you could do in your sleep… This year the charity Railway Children is launching […]
 

Toilet humour no fun for Virgin Trains’ customers

Virgin Trains is urging customers to follow the 3Ps of flushing after a lady’s bra was found to be the […]
 
Plans are on track to reopen a historic North Yorkshire railway station after the development company behind a major new […]
 
Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has appointed Lizi Stewart as Managing Director of its transportation division in the […]
 

Two-year high for ScotRail train and station facilities

New figures published today (Friday 11 January) reveal that ScotRail train and station facilities have improved to their best level […]
 
Passengers who travel between Crewe and Manchester are being advised to plan ahead as work to replace a bridge over […]
 

SPT improving safety

SPT is stepping up safety for passengers and staff with a significant investment in body cameras for staff. All Subway […]
 

Customers wanted to appear in a Metro documentary for ITV

The producers of a new TV documentary series to be filmed in the North-East in 2019 want to hear from […]
 

Crossrail: Learn the secrets to successful collaboration

Collaboration is the key to the success of major projects, particularly in railway construction. In this executive briefing, Invennt reveals […]
 
Train delays could be a thing of the past, thanks to a system that predicts when part of a train […]
 
Haverfordwest residents are reminded that essential work to replace Pembroke Road railway bridge will be completed later this month. As part […]
 
Two of Greater Anglia’s brand new trains are expected to be out on night time test runs in the next […]
 

Back to Work at Portrush Station

The Christmas break is over and work has recommenced on the new £5.6m train station in Portrush, with this major […]
 

Another record year for Edinburgh Trams

Figures released today (7 January) show over 7.3 million customer journeys were recorded in 2018. That’s an increase of 10 […]
 

Engineers deliver 100th high-speed handback of the year

Network Rail engineers hit a major milestone during our seasonal upgrades – our 100th high speed handback of the year. On […]
 
Porterbrook is supplying the Rail Operations Group (ROG) with bi-mode FLEX trains to support the company’s expansion into the rail […]
 

Horden station granted planning permission

Plans to build a new £10.55 million railway station in east Durham have been given the go-ahead. The scheme, at […]
 

ScotRail supports schoolgirl’s sign

ScotRail has become the latest organisation to support a schoolgirl’s campaign to raise awareness of ‘invisible’ disabilities. The train operator […]