Double level layouts

There seems to be quite a bit of interest in having a higher level in recent threads so rather than answer one I'll give my views on the subject in general.
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Early Tramroads in the Telford Area (East Shropshire)

Model Railways
Having moved to Telford relatively recently, I have started to look in detail at the railway heritage of the area.

Man wins 22-year legal battle against Indian Railway over 25 cents

Asian Rail News
An Indian lawyer who in 1999 took Indian Railways division North East Railway to court over 20 rupees (24 eurocents) has emerged victoriously, the BBC reports. This means a legal battle that dragged on for close to 22 years comes to and end.

Demise of Yellow Bus Bournemouth and Food for Thought for Those Wanting to Run a Bus Empire

Bus Transport News
The demise of Yellow Bus in Bournemouth has been a shock to the transport industry and has attracted comments from bus users and those who have a general interest in transport.One of our founding contributors who is a regular bus user has commented

Network Rail Signs Solar Power Agreement with EDF Renewables UK

UK rail infrastructure manager Network Rail has signed a solar power agreement with EDF Renewables UK for 49.9MW of renewable energy capacity.

Nokia Selected by Western Australia’s PTA to Modernise Rail Communications in Perth

Western Australian Rail News
Nokia Selected by the Public Transport Authority of Western Australia to Modernise Rail Communications in Perth with Private Wireless and IP/MPLS Technologies Nokia will upgrade PTA’s railway communication system with private wireless and mission critical IP/MPLS covering 250 km of railway track and tunnels.

Coventry Very Light Rail to Boost Urban Connectivity

On 5 August, Coventry City Council presented its ongoing Coventry Very Light Rail Project at a Future Mobility Showcase Day hosted by the West Midlands Growth Company.

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