Harrogate resignalling complete

26.04.12: Resignalling is complete on the Harrogate line, leading to improved performance and capacity. A turnback facility is also being built at Horsforth to facilitate future increases in rail services. The project saw £16m investment for re... more >

RSIS has improved 35 stations in Manchester

19.04.12: Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has delivered improvements to eight more smaller stations, as part of its Rail Stations Improvement Strategy (RSIS). Funded by TfGM, DfT, Stockport South East Manchester Multi Modal Study and Wigan Co... more >

Performance hits 93.4%

13.04.12: Latest figures show that national train performance is at 93.4% for the period between March 4 and March 31, making it the second best period 13 on record. This compares with 92.9% for the same period last year and 91.6% for the previous pe... more >

How to level the playing field

27.02.12: Siemens has emphasised the need for a level playing field in the Crossrail competition, due to launch tomorrow. In the face of much opposition from advocates and supporters of Bombardier, Derby and the future of British train manufacturing... more >

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