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GDL Union Resumes Railway Strike

Rail passengers are free to seek compensation for overcharging by Southeastern and South Western rail franchises. London’s specialist competition court

October 19, 2021

Ministers are set to scrap paper rail tickets across South East England in favour of contactless payments. The contactless payments

October 17, 2021
South Western Railway

UK railways are preparing for a 2 million passenger fall as, post-Covid commuting patterns have changed, prompting rail companies to

October 13, 2021
A new train service will offer one-way tickets from London to Edinburgh for less than £15, it was announced today.

A new train service will offer one-way tickets from London to Edinburgh for less than £15, it was announced today.

September 7, 2021
Rail worker union the RMT has today called on the government to stop train operator South Western Railway from making "swingeing" cuts to its timetables.

Rail worker union the RMT has today called on the government to stop train operator South Western Railway from making

August 25, 2021
One of the biggest upgrades to the UK rail network in recent years will reportedly be delayed for at least a year due to the emergence of a number of issues.

One of the biggest upgrades to the UK rail network in recent years will be delayed for at least a

August 24, 2021
Today's reforms are the result of nearly four years of planning.

Thales and Hitachi are entering exclusive negotiations on the sale of Thales’ railway signalling business valued at €1.66bn (£1.4bn). Thales

August 4, 2021
Train commuters

More staff yearn for their pre-pandemic commutes as return to looms

July 12, 2021
Some transport workers will be exempt from having to isolate if they are "pinged" by the NHS Covid-19 app, the government has announced this evening.

The government does not have a “convincing and timely plan for encouraging passengers back to the railway” after the pandemic,

July 7, 2021
The government needs to go further when it comes to rail ticketing reform and "rip up the rulebook", or else businesses will suffer, a trade body has warned today.

The government needs to go further when it comes to rail ticketing reform and “rip up the rulebook”, or else

June 23, 2021
Commuters can from this morning purchase new flexible season tickets designed to allow people to travel two or three days a week.

Commuters can from this morning purchase new flexible season tickets designed to allow people to travel two or three days

June 21, 2021
The rail industry is taking steps to trim services and cut jobs in a bid to save £2bn a year as it warned that the government's current support for the sector was "not unlimited".

The rail industry is taking steps to trim services and cut jobs in a bid to save £2bn a year

June 15, 2021

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