FLIRT Trains from Stadler ordered for railway network in Portugal

Stadler has announced that they have signed a contract with state-owned railway company Comboios de Portugal (CP) for 22 FLIRT trains.

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Incredible Windrush generation images brought to life

Railway History
May 1962. The last wave of the Windrush generation arrives at London Waterloo station.

Greenbrier expects mid-2021 recovery

The second half of 2021 could be the time frame when the rail industry will “turn the corner” and see not only sustained higher volumes but also more opportunities for railcar lessors and manufacturers, executives with railcar manufacturer Greenbrier (NYSE: GBX) said Friday.

Stagecoach to Help Families Discover Oxford This Half Term & New Oxford Fleet Additions

Bus Transport News
Stagecoach has announced the launch of a new scheme designed to help families in Swindon enjoy a staycation in Oxford.The new Stagecoach Rewards scheme will provide exclusive discounts to customers.

Horse euthanised on train line, teen rider, 16, taken to hospital

Queensland Rail News
A HORSE had to be euthanised and cane trains south of Innisfail were stopped after an incident which left the animal with a broken leg and its teenage rider in hospital.

Wales and Borders rail franchise to be taken under public control

In the face of dramatic falls in passenger numbers as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Welsh government has announced that it has decided to bring the Wales and Borders rail franchise under public control.

Bachmann’s N-scale Class J 4-8-4 returns with DCC Sound Value release

Model Railways
It’s very shiny – was my first impression upon opening the case. And hefty too. Both are visible attributes of the 1:1 Norfolk & Western (N&W) 611, and Bachmann has done a good job in channeling them into its N-scale model.

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