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26-30 Railcard: taking advantage of opportunities

19/03/201926-30 Railcard: taking advantage of opportunities

Source: RTM Feb/March 2019
After a nine-month national trial, the rail industry launched its seventh National Railcard for... more >
Caledonian Sleeper: a railway icon re-imagined

19/03/2019Caledonian Sleeper: a railway icon re-imagined

Source: RTM Feb/March 2019
The world-renowned Caledonian Sleeper, due to begin operations at the end of spring 2019, compl... more >

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Government promises to look ‘very carefully’ at £218m bid for second Chelmsford station

21/03/2019Government promises to look ‘very carefully’ at £218m bid for second Chelmsford station

The government will look “very carefully” at a £218m funding bid for a new railway station in Chelmsford, Theresa May has said. Essex County Council has bid for £218m from the government’s Housing Infrastructur... more >
Carillion-bound boss appointed to lead Kier

20/03/2019Carillion-bound boss appointed to lead Kier

Kier has appointed Andrew Davies as its new chief executive, two months after the building contractor ousted Hayden Mursell on the back of debt issues. Davies had been appointed to lead the British outsourcing giant Carillion, but it became... more >
Crossrail delays to cost businesses £600m as TfL reports half a billion pound deficit

20/03/2019Crossrail delays to cost businesses £600m as TfL reports half a billion pound deficit

The delayed opening and financial chaos around Crossrail are to cost businesses and developers up to £600m, as TfL announces a budget deficit of £500m – nearly half that of original estimates. A levy on business rates is t... more >

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Government promises to look ‘very carefully’ at £218m bid for second Chelmsford station

21/03/2019Government promises to look ‘very carefully’ at £218m bid for second Chelmsford station

The government will look “very carefully” at a £218m fund... more >
Carillion-bound boss appointed to lead Kier

20/03/2019Carillion-bound boss appointed to lead Kier

Kier has appointed Andrew Davies as its new chief executive, two months aft... more >
Crossrail delays to cost businesses £600m as TfL reports half a billion pound deficit

20/03/2019Crossrail delays to cost businesses £600m as TfL reports half a billion pound deficit

The delayed opening and financial chaos around Crossrail are to cost busine... more >
‘Compelling case’ put forward for £4bn metro network for Cambridgeshire

20/03/2019‘Compelling case’ put forward for £4bn metro network for Cambridgeshire

There is a “compelling case” for a metro scheme for Greater Cam... more >
Fast-charging technology for battery trains launched by Vivarail

19/03/2019Fast-charging technology for battery trains launched by Vivarail

Vivarail has launched a new fast-charge system which can fully charge one o... more >