South Western gives Bombardier biggest Aventra order

Bombardier Aventra at London Waterloo20/06/17 First Group and MTR have signed an order for 90 trains for the new South Western rail franchise. The...

Queen promises HS2 to Crewe and road revolution

Milton Keynes driverless vehicles21/06/17 Legislation to encourage take-up of electric and autonomous vehicles - and to extend High Speed 2 - has...

First Elizabeth line train enters public service

Class 345 Elizabeth line train22/06/17 The first Class 345 train - built for the Crossrail Elizabeth line - has entered passenger service. On...

Alliance gives up on Pendolino Blackpool service

GNWR Pendolino mock-up21/06/17 Alliance Rail Holdings has announced that it has been unable to secure the Pendolino trains required for...

First Hitachi IEP Cornwall-class 802 arrives in UK

Hitachi Class 80221/06/17 The first Intercity Express Train for GWR's Devon and Cornwall route has arrived in the UK. From 2018 a...

Network Rail hands Arcadis digital rail partner role

21/06/17 Network Rail has appointed Arcadis to work with its existing Digital Railway team. Design consultant...

Queensferry Crossing opening scheduled for August

20/06/17 The Queensferry Crossing is to open to traffic on 30 August. Scotland's Economy Secretary Keith Brown...
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