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IRITS Rail Summit 2015 online registration now open

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Council on the path to an improved transport strategy

Feb 04, 2014 12:57 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has updated its strategy outlining its key transport priorities and aspirations until 2026.

VW works with Euro 'AdaptIVe' project to move automated driving forwards

Feb 04, 2014 12:04 GMT Volkswagen UK Berlin/Wolfsburg, 3 February 2014: Friday marked the beginning of the European research project AdaptIVe (Automated Driving Applications & Technologies for Intelligent Vehicles) at the MobileLifeCampus in Wolfsburg, Germany. It is a consortium of 29 partners that aims to achieve breakthrough advances that will lead to more efficient and safe automated driving.

Revised plan means less passenger disruption on West Coast main line during essential Watford upgrade

Jan 30, 2014 10:02 GMT Virgin Trains Two proposed closures of the West Coast main line at Watford have been withdrawn after a detailed review of the work meant they were no longer necessary.

Parking Permit Costs Slashed By a Quarter

Jan 27, 2014 13:41 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is reducing the cost of parking permits by 25 per cent in a bid to encourage more people to use its car parks and to help local traders.

Our new app has now arrived on both platforms

Jan 27, 2014 09:30 GMT London Midland London Midland has today launched a new, super-fast and free national rail planning app for both IOS and Android platforms.

Dec 17, 2013 12:31 GMT Next Level Information London, 17.12.13 – ICHCA International Ltd, the NGO association dedicated to improving safety, security, sustainability and productivity across the global cargo handling chain, has announced that international container terminal operator APM Terminals has become a premium member.

Weekend passengers asked to leave more time for their journeys at New Street

Dec 06, 2013 13:15 GMT Virgin Trains Passengers travelling from Birmingham New Street station on Friday nights and weekends are being asked to allow extra time for their journeys and take extra care on the station owing to the huge increase in passengers using the station to visit the city over the Christmas period.

Birmingham New Street: Take a Look Inside

Oct 22, 2013 14:23 BST Virgin Trains Network Rail is running its first public exhibition since the switchover at Birmingham New Street, starting on Thursday 24 October 2013 and running until Wednesday 30 October 2013.

Deutsche Bahn to host IRITS Rail Summit delegates

Oct 21, 2013 08:30 BST IRITS 2015 Delegates attending IRITS Rail Summit 2013 will have the opportunity to visit the headquarters of German railway company Deutsche Bahn and Berlin Central Station, courtesy of the German railway operator.