November 2021

RFG News – November 2021 – Issue 150

The November 2021 issue of RFG News is now available. Download your copy here. It’s a special edition for us as it marks 150 issues of our group newsletter. A huge thank you to everyone who has written articles or supported us through advertising over RFGN’s history. Helping us mark the occasion, we welcome articles […]

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Rail Freight Upgrade Will be Transformative for Northern Ports

Rail Freight Group (RFG) has welcomed news that the North Transpennine route is to be upgraded to allow containers to be moved by rail.  The plans were confirmed in the Integrated Rail Plan, published yesterday by the Department for Transport.  It states that ‘gauge clearance’, allowing shipping containers to move on rail wagons, will be […]

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‘Sustainability’ was a topical theme for our Autumn Members Meeting as it was held on 10 November, just as COP26 in Glasgow drew to a close. The speakers covered a wide range of topics related to sustainability, beginning with Liam Robinson, Transport Portfolio Holder for the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority. He explained that the […]

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