Class 484 – trains for the Isle of Wight

Class 484 – trains for the Isle of Wight

Rail Minister Chris Heaton-Harris will visit Brading Station today as the Department for Transport principally funds South Western Railway’s proposals to improve the sustainability of the railway linking Ryde to Shanklin. This follows a multimillion investment...
A first for Vivarail – and a first for the UK!

A first for Vivarail – and a first for the UK!

Vivarail, pioneers of emission-free trains, today ran the UK’s first ever passenger-carrying diesel/battery hybrid train on the national network. This huge achievement means that Vivarail has set a new standard for clean, green rail travel – and delivered...