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Freight growth target

Freight operators ready to partner with government to get lorries off roads and support green economic growth.

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Greener travel

Rail travel is almost nine times greener than by car on the Top 100 business routes new figures show.

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Committed to improving the UK’s trains

Over the last decade, more than half of all passenger trains have been replaced or refurbished to make journeys more accessible, reliable and comfortable. That’s equivalent to 132-miles placed back-to-back, further than Newcastle to Sheffield, Cardiff to Coventry or 2,300 football pitches.

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Lord Peter Hendy: Railway 200 and how the railway made the modern world

Peter, Lord Hendy of Richmond Hill joins Richard Bowker and Nigel Harris to talk about Railway 200 and our plans for celebrating the bicentenary of the birth of the modern railway in 2025. He also discusses the importance of inspiring the next generation of workers to the industry.

All aboard Railway 200

A year-long programme confirmed by the rail industry to celebrate 200 years of train travel in 2025.