The Department for Transport (DfT) has awarded up to £50,000 each to 15 rail scheme projects in a bid to reconnect areas in rural England.
The Welsh government has said any transport review should be used as an opportunity to “put right” the UK government’s neglect of Welsh railways.
The Department for Transport (DfT) is investing £1.2 million to roll-out digital rail signalling to improve safety and reduce delays.
In the face of dramatic falls in passenger numbers the Welsh government has decided to bring the Wales and Borders rail franchise under public control.
The majority of passengers in the UK are concerned about using trains and buses due to Covid-19, according to new data from the DfT.
Siemens Energy and Siemens Mobility have signed a deal to jointly develop and offer hydrogen systems for trains.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has launched an independent road and rail review that will look at improving transport infrastructure across the UK.
The Government is investing £589 million to upgrade and electrify the Transpennine main line between Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester.
Hitachi Rail and Hyperdrive Innovation have signed an exclusive agreement to develop battery packs to power zero-emission trains and create a battery hub in the North East.
The Welsh Government will spend up to £65 million over the next six months to ensure train services continue to operate on the Wales and Borders network.
The Rail Freight Group (RFG) is urging the Government to leverage the full potential of rail freight to decarbonise transport.
After 530 days and more than 18,000 kilometres two Alstom Coradia iLint hydrogen trains are almost ready to go into commercial operation in Germany.
A coordinated effort across Train Operating Companies and local transport operators has increased services – but overall capacity remains constrained.
A survey of Rail Freight Group (RFG) members highlights challenges facing rail freight sector – but offers hope recovery may not be as protracted as feared.
A new HS2 station serving Birmingham Airport and the NEC is the first world's first railway station to achieve an ‘Outstanding’ award for sustainable design.
Transport secretary Grant Shapps has announced that normal rail franchise agreements will be suspended for six months due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Government is investing £500 million to kickstart the restoration of railway lines that were closed in the Beeching era cuts of the 1960s.