Teeside Could See First Hydrogen-Powered Trains

Teesside could see the UK’s first fleet of hydrogen-powered passenger trains as Arriva, one of Europe’s leading providers of passenger transport, is in talks to build a major facility. The company is looking at potential sites in Thornaby and Lackenby, with the first green trains expected to be in function by June 2021. An initial […]

The Number of Bridge Strikes Hits ‘Five Per Day’

An average of five striking incidents happens across the country every day, costing millions of pounds of damage and major delays and disruption to trains, deliveries and the general public. There are currently 1,800 incidents occurring each year relating to heavy goods vehicles striking bridges, according to data from Network Rail. Each incident is estimated […]

Scotland to England £1 billion investment in Rail

Scotland Trains

Even with security queues and delays, air passengers travelling between Scotland and England are currently enjoying a the luxury of time over their commuting alternatives. Currently commuters can pick between 4 air routes between Scotland and England, including the capitols, now those who seek to travel by rail will be happy with the new proposals […]