Upgrade work taking place on Newport to Gloucester line this summer

The Newport to Gloucester line has been troubled with landslips over recent years seeing five major incidents recorded from 2020 to 2021 alone and causing extended closures, temporary speed restrictions, and delaying over 200,000 trains.
UK

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2022 opening dates announced for Hampshire Steam Museum

UK
Hollycombe Working Steam Museum near Liphook in Hampshire has announced that it is to open every Sunday until early autumn.

Fly-tipping enforcement in Preston escalated by Network Rail

UK
Tonnes of filthy, stinking household waste including a selection of old sofas, mattresses and bikes have been illegally dumped on the disused Preston to Longridge railway line which is close to Skeffington Road in Deepdale.

Shark makes visit to Sydney Railway Station during flooding

Cityrail News
A shark has made a surprise visit to a Sydney Railway Station over the weekend during persistent and heavy rain causing flooding across the Sydney Rail Network.

Transport for Wales creates arrival hubs to help Ukrainian nationals

UK
Transport for Wales (TfW) has created arrival hubs at Cardiff and Wrexham railway stations to help Ukrainian nationals.

Harrogate man recognised for bravery at Wakefield Westgate station

UK
Northern employee, Phil Jones who is from Harrogate, was recognised by British Transport Police (BTP) for his act of bravery at Wakefield Westgate station

SBB to abandon roll compensation technology on FV-Dosto fleet

Europe
SWISS Federal Railways (SBB) has announced it will abandon plans to use roll compensation technology (Wako) on the long-distance double-deck FV-Dosto trains supplied by Bombardier Transportation to reduce journey times on the Berne - Lausanne and Winterthur - St Margrethen routes.

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Newcastle EA – In-principle agreement reached2 hours ago in Tram and Light Rail News

Operators reminded to be aware of braking systems18 hours ago in New South Wales Rail News

Route 12 - Special event services19 hours ago in Yarra Trams

North Station route testing using two trams19 hours ago in Tram and Light Rail News

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Disruption to city trams - Saturday 2 July19 hours ago in Yarra Trams

Route 3a/16 Disruption - Saturday 2 July19 hours ago in Yarra Trams

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