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RDG accessibility expert named in Disability Power List 100

Dominic Lund-Conlon, accessibility expert at the Rail Delivery Group, was announced as one of the most influential people with a disability in the UK yesterday afternoon (Tuesday 8 October).

Edinburgh Waverley concourse

Train companies to support Thomas Cook customers and staff

Train companies are relaxing ticket rules to help Thomas Cook customers and staff affected by the company’s collapse.

York railway station (evening)

Competition underway to find Britain's favourite railway station

A three-round Twitter tournament to decide Britain’s favourite railway station will go live today in the first ever World Cup of Stations.

Smart tickets - half of all tickets

Smart train tickets reach tipping point as paper tapers off

More passengers than ever before are opting for smart tickets, tipping the balance away from paper.

Freight depot

Rail freight industry calls for joined-up railway to build on the £1.7 billion economic benefits it already delivers

Britain’s freight companies call for a better joined-up railway with strong incentives to accommodate rail freight growth to ensure they can keep shop shelves stacked, the economy moving and Britain building as part of a future rail system.

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New trains and extra services promised in rail investment report 

Britain’s rail companies have published a joint investment report for 2020, with the industry committing to delivering over 1,000 extra services a week for passengers and introducing 1,000 new carriages in the year ahead.

Paul Plummer

Lessons of Ladbroke Grove must never be forgotten

Chief Executive of the Rail Delivery Group marks 20th Anniversary of the Ladbroke Grove tragedy.

Ticket office (Knutsford)

Decline in season ticket use signals passengers want flexibility

The latest data published by the Office for Rail and Road (ORR) shows that season ticket journeys have fallen for the third consecutive year.

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Rail firms call for reform of fares to help counter climate crisis

New analysis by the Rail Delivery Group published today reveals that reform of rail fare regulations could deliver a significant reduction in Britain’s carbon footprint over the next ten years.

Paul Plummer

Statement regarding Rail Delivery Group CEO

An update about the Chief Executive Officer role at the Rail Delivery Group.

Susie Homan

Rail Delivery Group’s new Planning, Engineering & Operations Director returns to Britain’s railway

Susie Homan joins the Rail Delivery Group as Director of Planning, Engineering & Operations, from KDR Gold Coast, which operates and maintains the Gold Coast light rail system in Australia.

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Award of new West Coast partnership contract

Commenting on the award of the new West Coast partnership contract to First Trenitalia,