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Rail services on the West Coast Main Line face increased disruption for the rest of the year after the Office of Rail Regulation agreed to Network... continue
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Air passengers between London and Scotland are being targeted with a new offer from train operator National Express East Coast - giving them the... continue
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East Midlands Trains has pledged its commitment to continue offering First Class passengers using its London service with the full cooked British... continue
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Business Comment Lead Story
After the failure of the Department for Transport’s negotiations with Virgin Trains over expanding the West Coast train fleet, the civil... continue
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Hull Trains and Grand Northern have formally submitted applications for new open access services which would compete with intercity operator National... continue
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Research for National Express East Coast has emphasised the environmental and cost benefits of travelling by train rather than plane or car. It... continue
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Open access operator Grand Central made a breakthrough last week when its first train reached London Kings Cross on a test run from Sunderland. The... continue
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Watchdog London TravelWatch, has said it is disappointed with Network Rail’s East Coast Main Line Route Utilisation Strategy consultation. In... continue
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Bus News
STAGECOACH HAS announced a $10 million investment in America’s first inter-city double-decker coaches. The 17 79-seat vehicles, which are... continue
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Regular News
The first of nine trains to be transformed in a £2m programme by First Transpennine Express took to the rails today between Hull, Selby and... continue
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The Department for Transport has accused Angel Trains of holding it to ransom over the financing of new Pendolino rolling stock for the West Coast... continue
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Three bidders have been shortlisted by the government to supply the new Intercity Express trains. The Express Rail Alliance comprising train... continue
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Virgin Trains has announced that it will provide an extra 12 trains a day between Manchester and London, when its new Virgin High Frequency timetable... continue
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Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson praised the design of his company’s Pendolino train for limiting casualties in last month’s... continue
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By James Dark
The inquest into the seven deaths caused by the Potters Bar derailment in 2002 will examine whether there is any link between that incident and last... continue
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The process of procuring a new fleet of high-speed trains to replace the current HST units began earlier this month. Transport secretary Douglas... continue
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The Commons transport committee has claimed that the government is preparing to renegotiate GNER’s franchise agreement despite the Department... continue
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King’s Cross station was closed for 48 hours last week due to a fire at a nearby building site. GNER and First Capital Connect were forced to... continue
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Midland Mainline has launched a revamped on-board food range following significant input from more than 2,000 passengers. Changes include an updated... continue
Categories: Intercity, Rail, England
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John Nelson
By John Nelson
Am I alone in becoming irritated by train catering? If not then I am probably going to irritate you, but frankly I am increasingly of the view that... continue
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