#Rail

Wales Cancels Major Road Building Projects Over Environmental Concerns

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In a bold move to address climate change, the Welsh government has made the decision to abandon all major road-building projects and instead prioritize the development of infrastructure initiatives that encourage a shift towards public transport, walking, and cycling. This new focus is aimed at reducing carbon emissions...

The Engineering of why British Railways can’t cope with the heatwaves?

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The UK’s rail service has been hit with widespread train delays and high levels of cancellations during the heatwave. The whole of the east coast line between Edinburgh and London was closed for hours on July 20 because of the heat. So why is the heatwave causing so...

GWR celebrates 40 years of the Inter-City 125

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October 4th, 1976 marked the first High-Speed Train (HST) Inter-City 125 passenger service started running between London, Bristol and South Wales and today Great Western Railway (GWR) is celebrating that 40 year anniversary. Television commercial made by J. Walter Thompson (international advertising agency) in 1985 for British...