ORR ISSUES PROHIBITION NOTICE ON WCR
Published at 18:31 on Tuesday 24th November 2015
UPDATED The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has temporarily prohibited West Coast Railway Company Ltd from operating steam trains on the mainline rail network, to protect the safety of its staff, volunteers, passengers and members of the public.
BOXING DAY SERVICES FOR MERSEYRAIL
Published at 20:01 on Monday 9th November 2015
Merseyrail has confirmed that, for the first time in its history, it will operate trains on Boxing Day, allowing easy travel to passengers for the post-Christmas sales.
ELECTRIFICATION PROGRAMMES BACK ON TRACK Published at 12:42 on Wednesday 30th September 2015
Work to electrify TransPennine and Midland Mainline railways will resume under plans announced on 30th September, as part of Sir Peter Hendy’s work to reset Network Rail’s upgrade programme.
NEW IEP DEPOT AT DONCASTER TAKES SHAPE Published at 00:00 on Wednesday 19th August 2015
Work is well advanced on the new £70 million IEP depot at Doncaster, currently being constructed for Hitachi by VolkerFitzpatrick.