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Helium balloons causing 'increasing number of train delays' at cost of £1m

Balloons on overhead electric lines in Lea Valley, London in February 2019 (Network Rail

Passengers lost record 4million hours to delayed trains in 2018, as rail network rolls out

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Network Rail sells railway arches to investors for £1.5bn

Network Rail to be stripped of control over Britain's train tracks as operators will win power to improve services

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£14m Peak District rail freight extension unveiled

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Council backs plans for £100m global centre of rail excellence in Wales

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Train derails at Waterloo causing hours of delays

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PLPR-equipped trains help to almost double track maintenance capacity

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Elizabeth Line trains undergoing final testing phases, travelling through tunnels at 60mph

... and pondered why all that glitters isn't gold (but is more than likely plastic). Now, I'm sorry to burst your bubble balloon, but we're breaking ...

Better punctuality figures for Greater Anglia trains

Network Rail launches new partnership to tackle railway trespassers #Railway #Trains

Balloons on overhead electric lines at Linslade Tunnels Bedfordshire April 2019

RAIB to investigate Welsh runaway train incident

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Disney balloons not allowed on trains, say Auckland train bosses

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Severe train delays and cancellations at worst level in 17 years, figures show

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Easter travel chaos as Network Rail plans to carry out £100m of upgrades over the bank holiday

Railway accidents in Canada shoot up by 7% last year. Credit: Eja2k.

RAIB releases safety report after dog killed in train dispatch accident

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Travellers wait for trains at Strathfield station on Saturday afternoon.

New fast East Coast Azuma trains will have to travel much slower on Northern track due to technical fault, report finds

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Sydney trains: Inside the chaos and how a 'metallic balloon' shut parts of the system down

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