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  • November’s top news stories

    TfL subsidiary London Underground has awarded £1.5bn contract to Siemens Mobility, and Texas Central signed an agreement with Spanish train operator Renfe. Railway-technology.com wraps up the key headlines from November...

  • Is the UK ready for radical change on the railways?

    The UK’s Transport Secretary Chris Grayling said solving the UK’s manifest issues require “radical” action, beginning with a “root and branch” review of everything from franchising and industry structures, to...

  • Best-laid plans: Sydney’s light rail fiasco

    Sydney’s CBD and South East Light Rail project has turned into an urban construction nightmare featuring delays, cost overruns and a bitter legal dispute with a major subcontractor. Is the...

  • The Train of Hope: South Africa’s Phelophepa

    Dubbed the “Train of Hope”, the Phelophepa travels across South Africa’s railways to provide care to people in remote rural areas, including treating patients and enrolling people in education. Operating...

  • Future Rail – Issue 68

    In this issue: South Africa’s Phelophepa train, passenger data collection, getting ready for the Tokyo Olympics, and more.

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