‘Fatigued’ train driver with history of safety errors narrowly avoided crash

A fatigued train driver with a history of safety blunders passed a stop signal and narrowly avoided a head-on crash with another train, an investigation has found.
UK

Sponsored advertisement

Keroullé Appointed President, Alstom Americas

Europe
Appointed July 1, Keroullé is responsible for the execution of the “Alstom in Motion” strategy in the Americas and the region’s commercial and operational performance, as well as the continued regional integration of Bombardier Transportation.

Interactives re-open for visitors to the Crich Tramway Village

Tram and Light Rail News
As lockdown restrictions continue to ease, it has meant that more of the museum at Crich Tramway Village in Derbyshire has now opened to visitors.

Record number of bids for Philippine North-South Commuter Railway

Asian Rail News
PHILIPPINE National Railways (PNR) has received a record 34 bids to undertake civil works for the 40.5km Calamba phase three section of the elevated 147km North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project.

Stadler begins testing first Welsh trains

UK
STADLER has begun testing the first class 231 DMUs for Transport for Wales at its Erlen facility in Switzerland.

London Calling! Pick up a FREE ice cream this weekend!

UK
The highlight of the year for many of the UK public, Network Rail’s Southern Region are celebrating the Summer Holidays with the chance to win some goodies and a free ice cream.

Limited response to Indian Railways’ private operations tender

Asian Rail News
INDIAN Railway’s (IR) much publicised plan to operate private passenger services on the mainline network has failed to take off after state-owned Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)

Sponsored advertisement

Want more news?

Head over to our News module to browse by topic or date posted.

Login

Register now!

By joining Railpage you can discuss the latest rail news and events, submit and comment on news articles, contribute to the Locos and Locations database - and much, much more!

Registration is free and takes seconds. You can even simplify the registration process by using your Facebook account!

On this day

TASMANIA BY RAIL, ROAD AND RIVER

2021-03-27

S313 60th Birthday

2021-02-27

CENTRAL WEST EXPLORER

2021-02-27

Visit the Tarana farmers markets by steam train

2019-10-27

Modelling the Early Days of the NSW Railways Workshop

2019-07-27

Transport Australia Conference

2019-06-27

Corio Model Railway Club Exhibition

2018-01-27

100 years on after rail reached Kempsey

2017-11-27

Union Pacific Model Railroad Club Swap and Sell

2017-08-27

AMRA Caulfield Model Railway Exhibition 2017

2017-08-27