Barely half the trains on the line between Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Hull and Newcastle ran on time last month – and Transport Secretary Grant Shapps confirmed he was taking action Northern Rail will be renationalised, the government confirmed today after years of complaints about chaos on the network. The firm […]

…Rail minister confirms £1.5 million to accelerate re-opening Ashington-Blyth-Tyne line for passengers, with project at forefront of £500 million commitment to reversing Beeching cuts; -Government invests £337 million to deliver new, modern metro train fleet across Tyne and Wear Middlesbrough Station to receive £500,000 package to drive forward proposed station upgrades; […]

Nigerian Transport Minister ,Rotimi Amaechi has given update on railway development in the country ,informing the nation that the Federal Government will still construct the Port Harcourt Maiduguri railway line to link North Eastern Nigeria to the South South region. Nigeria had entered into an MOU with an Russian firm […]

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