UK rail

Britain’s largest miniature railway finally completed

Posted: Oct 27, 2021 / 3:29 PM EDT / Update: Oct 27, 2021 / 3:29 PM EDT An Englishman used the country’s pandemic lockdowns to build a colossal and painstakingly detailed railway model. The aim was to recreate his childhood memories, and the result is amazing: it is the largest …

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UK Transport Police drugs withdrawn from rail network

Police seized large quantities of drugs and carried out life-saving interventions to protect vulnerable people on the rail network as part of a national week of action. The British Transport Police (BTP) participated in the week of activity to disrupt the activity of County Lines. Coordinated by the Force County …

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Plan to revive UK rural railways gathers momentum

IN THE QUIET ticket office, under the half-moon windows of the ticket offices, a large green sign announces “OKEHAMPTON“in an empty room. On the platform, a faded poster says”DEVON” Train journey “. Those who have read it have had little chance to do so. The last passenger train left Okehampton …

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Railways return to diesel in UK

The severe energy crisis in the UK has led rail operators to give up electricity in order to accept it again. Diesel traction In your engines. Friedliner, one of the leaders in the sector, announced in a press release last Thursday (14) that he had made the temporary change “in …

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