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30. July 2019

Rock Rail awarded new rolling stock financing deal for East Midlands Railway

Rock Rail to finance £400 million investment into new Hitachi trains for Abellio's East Midlands Railway ...

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29. July 2019

Rock Rail East Anglia’s first train enters passenger service

The first of the new Stadler trains financed by Rock Rail East Anglia entered passenger service on the Greater Anglia franchise this morning – heralding the start of a new era of rail travel in East ...

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17. June 2019

Team Rock completes the 3 Peaks Challenge again in support of the Railway Children

After a gruelling 19 hours or so of climbing this year’s ‘Team Rock’ celebrated completing the 3 Peaks Challenge last weekend in support of the Railway Children. ...

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RockRail
14. June 2019

First of Rock Rail East Anglia’s Stadler FLIRT trains receives APIS approval

The British railway regulatory authority has granted Stadler approval for Rock Rail East Anglia’s four-car bimodal FLIRT train for Greater Anglia. For Stadler, it is the first FLIRT in the UK to rec ...

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06. June 2019

Rock Rail riding the waves to help raise funds for Marie Curie

Rock Rail supports the ‘Padstow to Rock Swim’ and the small Cornish village after which it is named. ...

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22. May 2019

First 12-carriage electric train for Greater Anglia arrives at Liverpool Street station, London

A 12-carriage electric train has made its maiden voyage into Liverpool Street station, signifying a key achievement in the testing phase and bringing Greater Anglia new trains one step closer to roll- ...

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RockRail
26. April 2019

Consortium acquires further 15% stake in Intercity Express Programme West

Rock Rail part of consortium to acquire additional stake in IEP, one of the most significant rail programmes in the UK. ...

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24. April 2019

Rock Rail set to climb the highest peaks again in support of the Railway Children charity

'Team Rock 2019’ will be tested to the limit as it takes on the challenge of climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon this summer in a massive effort to raise funds for the Railway Children char ...

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RockRail
25. March 2019

Britain’s oldest electric trains replaced as the first of Rock Rail’s new fleets enters service

For the first time in 40 years, passengers are riding on new trains in the tunnels to London Moorgate, as Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) begins to replace mainland Britain’s oldest electric rail fle ...

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22. January 2019

Flash mob goes viral as single released in aid of Railway Children

Rock Rail and other members of the rail industry join forces again to record flash mob hit single ‘Lean on Me’ to raise funds for Railway Children. ...

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