Masks on! Glimmer of hope as lockdown eases, rail demand rises and timetables head back to normal. We cover the latest news in the August edition of Rail Express.
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No return to franchises anytime soon; New inter-city sets take shape; Transport for the North seeks funding of £49 billion; Prospects rise for international sleeper services; Work starts on Goole factory; Irish Governments see positive future for rail beyond lockdown; Heritage lines prepare to reopen; Middleton marks its 60th anniversary in lockdown.
The Retro Years: August
More classic diesel and electric scenes dug out from the archives.
Back to the Future
Remembering BR’s Blue Pullman trains, which entered service 60 years ago out of St Pancras and Paddington.
PLUS! All the latest news covering Railtours, Preservation, Units, Shunters, Coaches, Wagons and the Irish modern traction scene.
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