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First Refurbished IC Railcar Set Brought Into Service By Irish Rail
THE first of Iarnród Éireann-Irish Rail’s 22000 class InterCity Railcar (ICR) DMUs returned to service on April 24. This follows an extensive interior refurbishment aimed at improving the customer experience, while reducing maintenance and cleaning
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Overnight Sensation?
Having been in decline for decades, killed off by indifference, variable quality, high operating costs and the advent of budget airlines, overnight trains seem to be on the cusp of a surprising renaissance in Europe. As climate change becomes an in
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LCLT Contracts Loughborough Firm To Overhaul Sole-surviving ‘J21’
THE Locomotive Conservation & Learning Trust (LCLT) has contracted David Wright’s Locomotive Maintenance Services of Loughborough to carry out the restoration of its North Eastern Railway ‘J21’ 0-6-0 No. 65033. Two low-loaders belonging to Reid Fre