Borders Railway

Video Lecture: The Success Of Borders Rail!

The 30 miles of new line forming the Borders Railway opened in 2016 reconnecting Midlothian and the Scottish Borders with the capital for the first time in 46 years. It includes seven new stations and is the longest domestic railway to open in Britain for over 100 years and literally distinctive as a “once in…

CL195

Video Lecture: Replacing The Pacers At Northern Rail

Ian Hyde (formerly of Northern Rail) describes the development and introduction into service of the new CAF Civity Class 195 DMUs and Class 331 EMUs. It explored the routes the units will work and the depots that they work from. The new trains aim to provide a new standard of travel for passengers, with increased…